Gum Drop Cake

Zelda Hopkins

By
@Zelda51

Not everyone likes fruitcake but I have the solution. My friend gave this to me cause I do not like fruitcake. Its different and it does tatse good. See if you like it or fool someone and tell them its a fruitcake.


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Serves:

6-8 people

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

2 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
shortening
1 c
sugar
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 Tbsp
hot water
1 c
chopped walnuts
1 1/2 c
applesauce, unsweetened
1 tsp
clove, ground
1 tsp
salt
4 c
all purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
2 c
gumdrops
1 lb
raisins in water til plump

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine shortening and sugar until well blended. Add eggs-- beat well. Sift flour and combine cloves, salt, and soda.Add to drained raisins, gum drops, and nuts. Toss and coat well with flour. Add to batter along with sauce and water. Turn into Greased bundt pan. Bake for 2 hours in 275 degree oven.this is a very dense batter so muscle up .

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy