Get ready for the Wearing O the Green with this recipe from East Cobber Jacqui Grant.
4 1/2 cups flour, sifted
3 teaspoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
Dash cream of tartar
1 table spoon baking powder
3/4 box of raisins
2 1/2 cups buttermilk
Lightly grease and flour a round baking pan.
Mix flour, sugar, salt, baking soda, cream of tartar and baking powder,
Add raisins and buttermilk
Bake for 45 minutes at 375 degrees.
Remove from oven and lightly rub butter on top while still hot.
(Reprinted from the March 2013 issue of EAST COBBER)