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Raisin Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Raisin Cake, by , is from The Wenstad/Satrang Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Corrine Satrang
Added: Friday, September 7, 2007


2 eggs
1 1/2 c. sugar
1/2 c. shortening
2 tsp. cinnamon
2 tsp. nutmeg
2 level tsp soda
2 c flour
1 pound raisins
1 c. liquid from cooked raisins
nuts may be added

Cook raisins in 2 cups of water until 1 cup of liquid is left.
Beat eggs, add sugar and shortening beat and add cinnamon and nutmeg.
Dissolve soda in liquid and add to mixture - add raisins then the flour and nuts.

Recipe does not have how to bake.
Mom made this cake and always made brown sugar frosting with it.

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