Depression Cake III Be The First To Review By Anonymous recipe Comments | 0 Favorites | 4 Print A cake handed down from my Great Grandmother when they didn’t have much to use in their mixes. Prepare to enjoy the most wonderful thing you ever laid a lip on. Depression Cake III Ingredients 2 cups strong brewed coffee1 1/2 cups white sugar1/2 cup butter1 cup raisins1 teaspoon ground allspice1 teaspoon ground cinnamon3 cups all-purpose flour2 teaspoons baking soda1 teaspoon baking powder Instructions 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9×13 inch pan. Sift together the flour, baking soda and baking powder. Set aside. 2 In a large saucepan combine the coffee, sugar, butter, raisins, allspice and cinnamon. Bring to a boil, remove from heat and set aside to cool to room temperature. 3 Stir in flour mixture until well combined. Pour into a 9×13 inch pan. Bake in preheated oven for 45 to 50 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of cake comes out clean.