November 08, 2006

Cowboy Coffee Cake

2 1⁄2 cups flour
2 cups brown sugar
1⁄2 teaspoon salt
2⁄3 cup shortening
1 cup milk
2 eggs
2 teaspoons baking powder
1⁄2 teaspoon baking soda
1⁄2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1⁄2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
Mix flour, sugar, salt and shortening until crumbly.
Reserve l/2 cup.
To remaining crumbs add baking powder, soda, and spices.
Mix well.
Add milk and eggs.
Mix well.
Pour into a 9 x 13 greased and floured pan.
Top with reserved crumbs.
Bake at 375 for 25 to 30 minutes.