Origin of yeast cake
Examples from the Web for yeast cake
We tried all sorts of schemes to get rid of this yeast-cake nuisance, and finally adopted Harold's "curled bread" project.The Library of Work and Play: Electricity and Its Everyday Uses|John F. Woodhull
Another Biddy, engaged by a friend of ours, having to make a yeast-cake, put it under her bed-clothes 'just to plump it a bit.'Town Life in Australia|R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
She never once thought of the yeast-cake, for so many exciting things had happened since she left home.
“Mother, I forgot all about the yeast-cake,” she confessed miserably.
Dissolve the yeast-cake in a quarter of a cupful of lukewarm water.The Century Cook Book|Mary Ronald