Favorite Coffee Squares

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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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Rating:
★★★★★ 4 votes
Comments:
Serves:
Approx 24 Servings
Prep:
50 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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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

How to Make Favorite Coffee Squares

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook 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.

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About Favorite Coffee Squares

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




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