Fruited Pound Cake

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

Use colorful holiday gift wrapping tissue and ribbon to creatively package mini pound cakes to give to friends during the holidays.
Recipe / Photo Adapted from Land o Lakes


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Comments:

Serves:

30

Prep:

1 Hr 15 Min

Cook:

55 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 1/4 c
all-purpose flour
1 1/2 c
sugar
1 c
butter, softened
4
eggs
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla
1 1/2 c
mixed candied fruit, chopped
1/2 c
chopped walnuts
8 oz
package cream cheese, softened

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350°F. Combine 1 1/4 cups flour and all ingredients except candied fruit and walnuts in large bowl. Beat at medium speed until well mixed. Stir in remaining 1 cup flour, candied fruit and walnuts by hand.
2
Pour into 6 greased (5 1/2x3-inch) mini loaf pans. Bake for 45 to 55 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pan. Cool completely. .
3
TIP:
Substitute 2 greased (8x4-inch) loaf pans. Bake for 50 to 60 minutes.
Wrap each loaf with a lining of waxed paper or aluminum foil before wrapping in colorful holiday gift wrapping and tying with ribbon.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom