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Hobo Bread

Hobo Bread is a frugal and easy recipe that is perfect for gifts.
Prep Time12 hrs
Cook Time1 hr 10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 12
Calories: 335kcal
Cost: 4

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups seedless raisins
  • 4 tsp baking soda
  • 2 1/2 cups water boiling
  • 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 3 1/4 cups flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 tbsp oil
  • 1/2 tsp salt

Instructions

  • In a large bowl, mix the raisins, baking soda, and boiling water.
  • Cover and let stand overnight.
  • Preheat oven to 325 F (162.8 C).
  • In another bowl combine the sugar, flour, eggs, oil & salt.
  • Mix with raisins and stir well.
  • Bake for 1 hour and 10 minutes (to tell if bread is done light press the top of the loaf with the back of a wooden spoon, if it springs back it is done)

Nutrition

Calories: 335kcal | Carbohydrates: 70g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 27mg | Sodium: 484mg | Potassium: 296mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 21g | Vitamin A: 40IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 19mg | Iron: 2mg