Brazil Nut Cake

Brazil Nut Cake

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Deanna Rodgers

By
@paintingdeedee

I am not a big fan of your normal fruit cakes but this cake is really different and so very good. Brazil nuts are my favorite nut just to crack and eat at the holidays, so when I found this recipe I just had to try it. Well, it turned out so good that I have been making it for years now and it's a favorite with family and friends.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 45 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    coconut
  • 1 c
    dates, chopped
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 3 c
    brazil nuts,whole
  • 1 jar(s)
    4-oz. red maraschino cherries
  • 1 jar(s)
    4-oz. green maraschino cherries
  • 3 large
    eggs
  • 3/4 c
    all purpose flour, sifted
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make Brazil Nut Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Grease and line a loaf pan with wax paper.
  2. In a large bowl,combine nuts, dates, coconut and well drained cherries. Sift flour, salt and baking powder in a small bowl, sprinkle over nut mixture. Mix well using hands until all coated.
  3. In a small bowl beat eggs until foamy, stir in vanilla. Stir into fruit and nut mixture till well coated. Spoon into prepared pan and bake at 300 degrees for 1 hour and 45 minutes. Cool in pan about 15 minutes. Place on wire rack to cool completely. When completely cool wrap in foil and store in refrigerator.

Printable Recipe Card

About Brazil Nut Cake

Course/Dish: Other Breads



Show 1 Comment & Review

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love


Perfect for the holidays or for a random Saturday morning, french toast is a family favorite. What can be better than bread dipped in egg and pan-fried to golden brown perfection? Oh yeah – changing it up! By adding fruit, turning it into a casserole, or combining other favorite breakfasts (like cinnamon rolls), the possibilities […]

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes


Homemade chicken noodle soup can fix anything. When sick, it speeds up the healing process. Want something satisfying on a cold day? Chicken soup will warm ya right up. Traditional chicken soup is made from chicken broth, chunks of chicken, and vegetables like carrots, celery, and onion. Noodles, spices, and other ingredients can be added […]

11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes With a Twist

11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes With a Twist


Pumpkin pie is a classic Thanksgiving dessert. Typically flavored with fall spices (like cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves), the custard pie is creamy and luscious. The version most aligned to what we think of pumpkin pie first appeared in Amelia Simmons’ American Cookery cookbook in 1796. Since then, pumpkin pie has evolved. Now, there are […]