Prep. time: Under 30 minutes
Waiting time: 30 minutes + 5 days
Baking time: 2 to 2-1/2 hours
Though you have to allow one night for soaking, 5 days resting time and several hours to make the cake, this recipe is actually very easy to make. If you are pressed for time, you can always serve it New Year's Eve!
Use a 20 cm (8") square cake pan, or a round one 22.5 cm (9") in diameter.