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Fruited Pound Cake

Russ Myers


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

★★★★★ 3 votes
1 Hr 15 Min
55 Min


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

How to Make Fruited Pound Cake


  • 1Heat 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.
  • 2Pour 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. .
  • 3TIP:
    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.

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About Fruited Pound Cake

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

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