So they managed to make coffee, fry slices of side-meat, and bake a hoe-cake of Indian-corn meal.
At the fire-place a negro woman was frying meat and baking a hoe-cake.
Dinah is rolling biscuit, and (p. 074) tending the hoe-cake, which is cooking nicely on the stove.
The hoe-cake was produced and partaken of ravenously and thankfully.
He found supper on the table, the savoury bacon and hoe-cake greeting him from the door.
In this way the hoe-cake is baked in one, while the bacon is fried in the other.
But he was awakened by whispers letting out that in the fire ashes a hoe-cake was baking.
hoe-cake ain't cook done good twel hit's turnt over a couple er times.
Finally, after some difficulty, a little corn meal was found which was mixed with a hoe-cake and set in the oven to bake.
She had dinner prepared for cooking in the yard: sweet potatoes, hoe-cake, and buttermilk, and a hog to be barbecued.