Hobo Bread

Hobo Bread Recipe

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Rhonda Wheeler


This recipe is so moist. I find the coffee cans at Walmart. You can open the end of the coffee can to make the bread come out easier.


★★★★★ 2 votes

24 Hr 10 Min
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2 c
2 c
hot water
3 tsp
baking soda
3 c
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
4 tsp
1/2 tsp
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
chopped walnuts or any nuts preferred

How to Make Hobo Bread


  • 1Boil water and pour over raisins and baking soda. Let stand overnight.
  • 2Next day add remaining ingredients.Stir well.
  • 3Grease 3-1 pound coffee cans .Add batter till about two inches from the top of can. Bake at 350 degrees for one hour.
  • 4Remove bread. Sometimes it will slide out but if it doesn't open one end with a can opener.

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About Hobo Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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