AMISH COFFEE CAKE 2 c. light brown sugar 2 c. flour 3/4 c. shortening 1 egg 2 tsp. vanilla 1 c. hot coffee 1 tsp. baking soda
Mix sugar, flour and shortening until lumpy. Do not mix until creamy. Take
out 1 cup for topping. Dissolve soda in hot coffee and add to the flour
mixture. Also add egg and vanilla. Spread on sheet pan 9x12x2 inch and
sprinkle on topping.
This is a thin batter. Bake at 325-350 degrees approximately 30 minutes.
Sprinkle with powdered sugar after baked.
AMISH BREAD PUDDING 2 c. milk, scalded 1/4 c. butter 2 eggs 1/2 c. sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 1 tsp. ground nutmeg 3 c. soft bread, torn into sm. pieces 1/2 c. raisins
Combine milk and butter, stirring until butter is melted. Cool to lukewarm. Combine eggs, sugar, salt and nutmeg; beat at medium speed of mixer for 1 minute. Slowly add milk mixture. Place bread in a lightly greased 1 1/2 quart casserole; sprinkle with raisins and pour batter over all. Bake at 350 degrees for 50 minutes or until set.