Getting Paid in Cake

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October 10, 2008 - 7:00pm

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MRS. MCK'S RAISIN CAKE

INGREDIENTS:

1 box of Raisins
3 cups Water
2 cups White Sugar
cup shortening (Crisco)

1 teaspoon Salt
1 teaspoon Soda
1 teaspoon Cinnamon
1 teaspoon Nutmeg
1 teaspoon Clove
1 teaspoon Allspice
4 cups flour
1 cup nuts (optional)

INSTRUCTIONS:

Cook raisins in the 2 cups of water until nearly dry. Mix sugar and shortening together, then add salt, soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, and allspice. Add in raisins and 1 cup cold water. Lastly add in the 4 cups of flour, and then nuts if used. Scoop into an angel food style pan and bake at 350 degrees for 1 + hours. (Usually takes about 1 hours to cook)

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