How to make it

  • Place raisins and boiling water in saucepan and boil 5 minutes.
  • Add sugar and shortening.
  • Cool.
  • Mix; nutmeg, cloves, baking soda and applesauce (add alternately with dry ingredients.)
  • Beat until well blended.
  • Add walnuts and candied fruit.
  • Bake in 2 loaf pans 45 minutes at 350°F.
  • Cool 20 minutes before removing from pans.
  • Store in aluminum foil.

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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    love all the ingredients yummie{high5 and above}Walnnuts a plus. thanks
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  • elliemae6 12 years ago
    I used to have this recipe and lost it and was so glad to find it here. Thanks
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  • shirleyoma 12 years ago
    Sounds good to me!
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  • organicmama 12 years ago
    Sounds good!
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