Don's Favorite Fruit Cake

mary Armstrong

By
@emit1961

This is an excellent fruit/nut bread. It has more nuts and less fruit.

I have made this in 3 mini loaf pans for gifts at Christmas time.


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Serves:

24 slices

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 45 Min

Ingredients

3 c
coarsely chopped nuts (brazils, walnuts, pecans or hazelnuts)
1 lb
coarsely chopped dates
1 c
halved maraschino cherries
3/4 c
all purpose flour
3/4 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking powder
3
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine all dry ingredients and add to nut mixture, stir until nuts are well coated.
2
Beat eggs until foamy. Add vanilla. Fold into nut mixture. Mix well.
3
Pour into greased, wax-paper lined 9x5x3 bread pan. Grease the wax paper as well.

Bake at 300 Degrees. for 1 hour and 45 minutes.

Cool in pan 10 minutes before removing to cooling rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Breads, Sweet Breads