Recipes - Tried & True Hobo Bread (Raisin Bread)



This recipe was from my Great Grandmother. We make this EVERY Christmas. IT'S SO GOOD!

Hobo Bread

1 box seedless raisins
4tsp. baking soda
2 ½ Cups boiling water
1 ½ cups sugar
3 ¼ cups flour
2 eggs
3 tablespoons oil
½ tsp. salt

Mix in a large bowl raisins, baking soda & boiling water, cover & let stand overnight

Combine sugar, flour, eggs, oil & salt. Mix with raisins, stir well, bake in 2 well greased loaf pans at 325 F (162.8 C)for one hour and 10 min.