"I have long believed that good food, good eating is all about risk. Whether we're talking about unpasteurized Stilton, raw oysters or working for organized crime 'associates,' food, for me, has always been an adventure."--Anthony Bourdain
2 eggs beaten 1/2 c sugar 1 c milk 1 c corn meal 2 c flour 4 tsp baking powder salt 2 T melted shortening 1/3 c candied fruit
Beat eggs until light. Add sugar and milk. Beat until blended. Sifted together dry ingredients. Add to egg mixture. Lightly stir in melted shortening and fruit. Bake in a greased loaf pan about 1 hour at 350 degrees.
This coffee cake recipe was served by Mom at the holidays. It is in a slightly shakey hand writing on one side of a card, and typed on the opposite side possibly to better preserve it. It is not dated.
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