An American Family History


from Aunt Pit's Recipe Box

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Apple Sauce Cake with Raisins




1 cup sugar
1/2 cup shorting
1 1/2 cups apple sauce
1 cup seeded raisens
1 cup currants
1/2 cup nut meats
1 1/2 teaspoons soda dissolved in apple sauce
1 teaspoon each cinnonon, nutmeg, salt
sifted with 2 1/2 cups flour

mix in order given and bake in slow oven 1 hr.

Sometimes Aunt Pit didn't tell us the exact oven temperatures. Here's a cheat sheet.
Cool oven 250F
Slow oven 250350F
Moderate oven 350375F
Hot oven 375450F





Colonial Maryland
Colonial New England
Colonial Virginia & West Virginia
Quakers & Mennonites
New Jersey Baptists
German Lutherans
Watauga Settlement
Pennsylvania Pioneers
Midwest Pioneers
Jewish Immigrants

©Roberta Tuller 2020
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