Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

One of the best bread recipes in Grandma's Recipe Box. Grandma would have this bread in the oven before my sister and I got up. We'd wake to the smell of it baking. Breakfast would include thick, warm slices spread with apple butter. My sister still craves this bread.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift flour, soda, salt and sugar together.
  2. Add graham flour and mix well.
  3. Add raisins and stir.
  4. In separate bowl, combine beaten eggs, milk, melted shortening and molasses.
  5. Turn liquids into dry ingredients.
  6. Stir vigorously until all flour is dampened.
  7. Pour batter into 14x9x2" greased bread pan.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 35 to 40 minutes.

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