The 2021 version of lemon pudding cake (left) and a 1921 vintage version (right).

The Proof Is in the Pudding (Cake)

Does a 2021 recipe for lemon pudding cake stack up to its 1921 predecessor? Or would a mid-century upstart upstage them both?

The 1921 recipe for lemon pudding cake.
Fresh from the oven, the two versions are difficult to tell apart.
The 1961 recipe for lemon pudding cake.
Lorena pouring tea at a church social in the 1960s.
The winner! The 1961 version of Lemon Pudding Cake.

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