SHOPPING LIST: allspice, baking powder, baking soda, butter or margarine, cinnamon, cloves, cocoa, cold water, flour, seeded raisons, salt, sugar
2 cups of seeded raisins
3 cups flour, 1 tsp. baking soda, 1 tsp. baking powder, 1/2 tsp. salt
2 cups of cold water
3 tbs. butter, 2 cups sugar, 3 tbs. cocoa
Prepare a 10″ tube pan, as described above.
Boil together for 5 mins.: butter, seeded raisons, sugar, cold water.
Sift together flour and all other ingredients
Mix the boiled ingredients and the flour mixture together until blended.
Place the batter in the tube pan.
Bake at 350F for 1 1/2 hours. In the last 1/2 hour, cover with foil to prevent burning.
(Candied Cherries may be added, if desired.)