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Jam Cake

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=865923

Ingredients

  1. 1 c. shortening
  2. 2 c. sugar
  3. 3 c. flour
  4. 2 tsp. allspice or nutmeg
  5. 3 tsp. cinnamon
  6. 2 Tbsp. cocoa
  7. 1 c. jam
  8. 1 c. raisins
  9. 1 c. nuts
  10. 4 eggs
  11. 1 tsp. soda
  12. 1 c. buttermilk

Directions

  1. Cream together shortening and sugar.
  2. Sift together flour, allspice or nutmeg, cinnamon and cocoa.
  3. Add jam, raisins and nuts to cream mixture.
  4. Beat eggs and add to cream mixture.
  5. Dissolve soda in buttermilk.
  6. Add flour and milk alternately to sugar mixture. Bake in 350° oven for 60 to 75 minutes.