Poor Man's Cake Recipe

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Poor Man's Cake

Louise Walsh

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@Louise_Walsh

An easy cake to make & enjoy.


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Rating:

Serves:

About 8-10 people

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

45 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
raisins
1 1/2 c
sugar
3 c
water
4 Tbsp
shortening
1/2 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
baking soda
1 tsp
allspice
1 tsp
cinnamon
4 c
flour
1 c
chopped nuts

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.( depending on your oven.)
2
Combine the raisins, sugar & water in a saucepan & cook for 10 minutes over medium heat.
3
Add shortening and let mixture cool.
4
Stir in sat, baking soda, allspice, cinnamon, flour & nuts & transfer to a greased 9x13 " pan.
5
Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Canadian