Civil War Cake

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READY IN: 1hr 23mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine raisins, sugar, 1 cup of water, shortening, salt & spices in a saucepan.
  • Bring to a boil, simmer 3 minutes, stirring occasionally, then cool till lukewarm, then add the other cp of water.
  • Dissolve soda in 2 teas.
  • of water, set aside. Stir sifted & measured flour into raisin mixture & beat until smooth.
  • Add dissolved soda last. Pur into greased floured 13x9 [am & bale 50-55 min.
  • at 350 degrees.
  • It may also be cooked in a tube pan.
  • Serve with whipped cream or caramel frosting.
  • Combine 3/4 cup of brown sugar 1/2 cup of water 1/2 tsp salt in a saucepan.
  • Cook 6 min.
  • stirring often.
  • Cool to lukewarm and stir in 3 Tbsp.
  • of butter.
  • Then gradually stir in 21/4 cups of sifted confectionery sugar, beating until smooth.
  • Stir in 1 teas.
  • vanilla and spread on cake. You will be surprised how good it taste with such little ingredients.
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