Raisin Nut Squares

4
Cherie Szilvagyi

By
@cheries001

Fern lived next door to us when I was a carpet muncher in Eureka, MI. She made this raisin cake and shared with all of us girls. I can remember going next door for this snack cake and the walk through the snow being worth it!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
1/2 Sheet Cake Pan
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • RAISIN MIXTURE

  • 1 c
    raisins
  • 2 c
    water
  • BATTER

  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 1 tsp
    allspice
  • 1 tsp
    nutmeeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1
    beaten egg
  • 1/2 c
    nuts

How to Make Raisin Nut Squares

Step-by-Step

  1. Boil raisins for 10 minutes. Add butter and remove from the stove. Set and cool 10 minutes.
  2. Combine dry ingredients and add rasin mixture and mix well with spoon. Add beaten egg and mix well. Add nuts if desired.
  3. Pour into greased 1/2 sheet pan (10" by 14"). Bake at 350 degrees for 30 to 35 minutes. You may wish to use less of the spices at first but is best with a bit of spiceness. Glaze with a powdered sugar frosting when warm.

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About Raisin Nut Squares

Course/Dish: Cakes Other Desserts
Other Tag: For Kids



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