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Jamaican rock bun also called rock cake

Jamaican rock bun also called rock cake in Jamaica. This is an easy recipe that I did in first form at high school. See what the rock bun looks like here and follow me as well


2 cups all-purpose flour

1 tsp. baking powder

2/3 cup of brown sugar

1/2 cup margarine or butter

1 egg

1/4 cup raisins

1/4 cup grated coconut

Enough milk to mix a stiff dough (coconut milk can used instead of cows milk)


In a container, add  flour, baking powder and sugar, add margarine and rub into flour until resembles breadcrumbs

Add raisins, grated coconut and beaten egg. Add milk, sparingly and mix to a very stiff dough

Spoon in rough heaps or gather a lot amount of dough, like I did and place it on a greased baking tray.

Bake for 10-15 minutes at 400F


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