LiL Weare's Orange Cake

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Carol Junkins

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@CarolAJ

This recipe came from The Methodist Church cookbook "Our favorite recipes"
Even though Aunt lil was a Baptist, her orange cake found its way into the cookbook via parishioner, T. Coonins, which just goes to prove that great cakes are ecumenical !

Obtained this recipe from the menu at "The Cliff House" resort & Spa in Ogunquit, Maine were my husband and I spend a week-end their on our Anniversary every year~~

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Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 c
    crisco ~ or coconut oil
  • 3/4 c
    sour milk
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 c
    ground raisins
  • 1
    whole orange, peeled

How to Make LiL Weare's Orange Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F;
    Grease a 9 x 12 " cake pan and dust with flour.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, sift together the flour, sugar, salt and baking soda.
  3. In another bowl, cream together the Crisco, sour milk and eggs and add to batter in large bowl.
  4. In the blender or processor, grind raisins, orange segments and orange zest. Fold into batter and beat for 2 minutes. Turn into cake pan and bake for 35 minutes or until tester inserted in center comes out clean.
    Cool on a wire rack. Serves 8

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About LiL Weare's Orange Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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