Favorite Coffee Squares

Heidi Edwards

By
@shygirlheidi

Another recipe from my grandma, My mom makes this A LOT. I really don't care for raisins but it really doesn't bother me in this recipe.


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Serves:

Approx 24 Servings

Prep:

50 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
A piece of this cake with a cup of steamy coffee... What a way to start the day!!

Ingredients

1 c
raisins
2 c
water
1/2 c
shortening
1 large
egg
1 c
sugar
2 1/2 c
flour, sifted
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
cloves
1/2 tsp
cinnamon

FROSTING

1 c
powdered sugar
2 Tbsp
milk, approx
1/2 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook raisins in water until only 1 cup liquid remains. Add hot liquid to shortening. Set aside and let cool. Beat eggs and sugar together. Stir in Shortening mixture. Blend in dry ingredients. Fold in raisins. Spread in greased 10x15 cookie sheet with edges. Bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 min. Frost with powdered sugar frosting while still warm. Cut into squares.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Recipe For: The Best Coffee Cake
Hashtags: #SQUARES, #coffee