Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr


  1. Mix sugar, water, shortening, and raisins and boil for 5 minutes.
  2. Cool mixture You can put into refrigerator until cooled.
  3. Dissolve the baking into a small mixture that was prepared above. Then add to the cooled mixture. Next, add all dry ingredients and mix well.
  4. Put into a well greased tube pan and bake for 1 hour at 350°.
  5. NOTE: You can add nuts and dried fruits for a variety taste. Great when sliced warm and drizzled with honey or maple syrup.