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Blushing Betty (Rhubarb Dessert)

Rated as 3.75 out of 5 Stars
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"This unique, great-tasting dessert makes great use of fresh rhubarb and tastes GREAT!!"
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Ingredients

1 h 25 m servings 235
Original recipe yields 20 servings (1 9x13-inch dish)

Directions

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  2. Mix rhubarb with 2 cups sugar in a large bowl and spread into the prepared baking dish; sprinkle rhubarb with raisins.
  3. Beat vegetable shortening with 2/3 cup sugar in a bowl; beat in eggs, one at a time, followed by vanilla extract. Whisk flour, baking powder, and salt together in another bowl. Gradually stir the flour mixture into the wet ingredients, alternating with milk, to form a smooth batter. Spread batter over fruit in baking dish.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until rhubarb filling is bubbling and topping is set and golden brown, about 1 hour.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 235 calories; 3.6 49.6 3.3 19 124 Full nutrition

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I didn’t want to make a full 9x13 pan of this dessert so I halved the amount and baked it in a 8” round cake pan. I don’t have a scale so I simply generously covered the bottom of the cake pan ...

i followed one reviewers note and made it in a pie pan with a small reduction in ingredients I Loved it tasted to me just like my Grandmother's rice pudding maybe because I added a pinch of cinn...

I very carefully weighed out 4pounds of rhubarb and that measured out to 12 cups of rhubarb! I was pretty sure that this was too much fruit so divided it in half ( I had already spent too much t...