Greenfield Village Hobo Bread Recipe

greenfield Village Hobo Bread

posted By Maryellen29 At 7/24/02 4:30:55 Pm

source: This Recipe Appeared In The Bellwether, A Weekly Newspaper For The Staff Of Greenfield Village And Henry Ford Museum.

2 Cups Raisins
1 1/2 Cups Boiling Water
4 Teaspoons Baking Soda
4 Teaspoons Butter, Softened
1/2 Cup Granulated Sugar
1/2 Cup Brown Sugar
2 Eggs
1 Teaspoon Salt
1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract
1 3/4 Cups Walnuts
4 Cups All-purpose Flour

pour Boiling Water Over Raisins; Let Cool. Stir In Soda And Other Ingredients. Fill 6 Or 7 Greased And Floured Large Soup Cans To Half Full. Bake At 350 Degrees F For 45 Minutes To An Hour. Cool And Remove From Cans.

makes 6 Or 7 Large Loaves Or 24 Servings.