Grandma's Old Fashioned Raisins Cake
ORIGINAL CAKE RECIPE:
1 lbsalt pork
1 ptboiling water
4 cgranulated sugar
1 tspbaking soda
1 tspeach-nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves
6 call purpose flour, sifted
How to Make Grandma's Old Fashioned Raisins Cake
- Grind salt pork(all fat) Pour boiling water over and let stand till lukewarm. Stir in sugar, molasses, egg, soda and spices. Add flour and raisins. Mix well. Pour in well greased tube or deep loaf pans. Bake in 300^ oven for 1 1/2 to 2 hours or till tested done.
Reduce water to 1 cup
For the salt pork -substitute 1 cup shortening
1 teas. salt
9 oz. condensed mincemeat and prepare with remaining ingredients above
Follow according to directions above for baking.