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

  1. Pre Heat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Put Raisins in a sauce pan and cover with water and bring to boil 15 mins. Drain water.
  3. Mix 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




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