Holiday Cranberry-Raisin Spice Cake

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Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

This is from American Profile submitted by Mary Helen Jeffrey

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F Grease a 10-inch tube pan.
  2. To prepare cake, sift together flour, baking soda, spices and salt. Combine shortening and brown sugar in a large bowl. Beat with a mixer at high speed until fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time. Blend in cranberry sauce. Add flour mixture alternately with sour milk, beginning and ending with flour mixture. Stir in raisins and nuts.
  3. Pour batter into pan. Bake 55 to 60 minutes, until a wooden toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack. Invert onto a serving plate.
  4. To prepare icing, combine cream cheese and vanilla in a bowl; mix well. Add powdered sugar and milk, stirring until smooth. Spread over top and sides of cake. Decorate with cherries, if desired. Store cake in the refrigerator.