Poor Man's Cake

Poor Man's Cake Recipe

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Debbie Lupinacci

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@DebLup610

Passed down through the years from a family friend of grandmas, named Tiny Drummond 26 - July - 1946

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12 - 24 depending how you slice it
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

2 c
raisins covered with water & boiled 15 mins then add
1 c
cold water
1 Tbsp
baking soda
1/2 c
crisco
1/2 tsp
salt
2 c
sugar
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
nutmeg (ground)
1 tsp
cloves (ground)
4 c
flour

How to Make Poor Man's Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Pre Heat oven to 350 degrees
  • 2Put Raisins in a sauce pan and cover with water and bring to boil 15 mins. Drain water.
  • 3Mix all ingredients together well, grease baking ring or loaf pour in and bake for 1 hour & 10 mins is what I was advised, mine only took 45 minutes.

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About Poor Man's Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes