Raisin Nut Squares

Cherie Szilvagyi

By
@cheries001

Fern lived next door to us when I was a carpet muncher in Eureka, MI. She made this raisin cake and shared with all of us girls. I can remember going next door for this snack cake and the walk through the snow being worth it!


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Serves:

1/2 Sheet Cake Pan

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

RAISIN MIXTURE

1 c
raisins
2 c
water

BATTER

1 stick
butter
1 c
sugar
2 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
ground cloves
1 tsp
allspice
1 tsp
nutmeeg
1/4 tsp
salt
1
beaten egg
1/2 c
nuts

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Boil raisins for 10 minutes. Add butter and remove from the stove. Set and cool 10 minutes.
2
Combine dry ingredients and add rasin mixture and mix well with spoon. Add beaten egg and mix well. Add nuts if desired.
3
Pour into greased 1/2 sheet pan (10" by 14"). Bake at 350 degrees for 30 to 35 minutes. You may wish to use less of the spices at first but is best with a bit of spiceness. Glaze with a powdered sugar frosting when warm.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Other Tag: For Kids