Recipe by Lighthouse Rita
This Rum Raisin Cake is moist, delicious and easy to make. I usually make it to give as gifts. Everyone raves about it.
Top Review by cookiedog
Moist and delicious! This has a nice banana flavor that is really complimented by the raisins and walnuts. The rum warms your mouth. I made a 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 loaf and 3 smaller loafs. This is great with coffee. Made for PAC '10.
- 2 large bananas
- 354.88 ml sugar
- 3 eggs
- 4.92 ml baking powder
- 4.92 ml salt
- 177.44 ml dark rum (I usually use light rum)
- 236.59 ml walnuts, coarsely chopped
- 59.14 ml milk
- 177.44 ml butter, softened
- 591.47 ml all-purpose flour
- 4.92 ml baking soda
- 4.92 ml allspice
- 236.59 ml raisins
Directions See How It's Made
- Mash bananas to make 1 cup.
- Combine with milk.
- Cream sugar and butter light and fluffy. Beat in eggs until blended.
- Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and allspice.
- Beat 1/3 flour mixture into egg mixture until blended.
- Beat 1/2 banana mixture until blended. Repeat ending with flour mixture.
- Beat in rum until well blended, stir in raisins.
- Pour into 2 well greased or parchment paper covered loaf cake pans.
- Bake in 350 degree oven for 50 minute Invert on wire rack to cool.
- For a few days I brush rum on top to give it extra flavor.