How Do I Keep My Raisins From Sinking?

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kjskid Posted 18 Nov 2009 , 9:22pm
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How do I keep my raisins from sinking in my carrot cake? Tossing them with flour doesn't work... icon_rolleyes.gif

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kkitchen Posted 18 Nov 2009 , 9:41pm
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This is what I do, toss them in flour, then lay them on a plate or something flat, use a seive and put more flour over them. Set it aside until I am finished making my batter, usee both hands and toss them to remove excess flour, take a small amount od batter - hand fold raisins in there - then, hand fold that bit of batter to the larger portion. Do not overwork/ fold the batter.
They should not sink. If they do batter is maybe too thin.


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