Poor Man's Cake

Poor Man's Cake Recipe

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Louise Walsh

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@Louise_Walsh

An easy cake to make & enjoy.

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Serves:
About 8-10 people
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
raisins
1 1/2 c
sugar
3 c
water
4 Tbsp
shortening
1/2 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
baking soda
1 tsp
allspice
1 tsp
cinnamon
4 c
flour
1 c
chopped nuts

How to Make Poor Man's Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.( depending on your oven.)
  • 2Combine the raisins, sugar & water in a saucepan & cook for 10 minutes over medium heat.
  • 3Add shortening and let mixture cool.
  • 4Stir in sat, baking soda, allspice, cinnamon, flour & nuts & transfer to a greased 9x13 " pan.
  • 5Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes.

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About Poor Man's Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Canadian