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Spice Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Long Family/GrandMary Elliott
Added: Friday, November 14, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup sugar
1 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon soda
2 cups flour
1/2 cup shortening (butter or margarine)
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon cloves
1 teaspoon nutmeg
3/4 cup chopped pecans
1 cup golden raisins.

Directions:
Directions:
Combine ingredients and bake at 325 degrees for 1 hour in greased & floured 9 X 5 inch loaf pan.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This cake was popular during the depression years because it did not contain eggs. Eggs were scarce.

 

 

 

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