WHITE FRUIT CAKE

White Fruit Cake Recipe

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Patricia Nance

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@BauxiteMiner

This is Mary Ella Harrison Bass' recipe, at least 98 years old. She made it in November so it could sit for a month and cure.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
brazil nuts
2 lb
walnuts
1 lb
dates, chopped
1 c
candied cherries
1 c
sugar
1 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
4
eggs, seperated
4 Tbsp
whiskey or rum

How to Make WHITE FRUIT CAKE

Step-by-Step

  • 1Beat egg yolks and sugar.
  • 2Add whiskey.
  • 3Sift 1/2 cup flour over nuts and fruits.
  • 4Add remaining flour and baking powder to egg and sugar mixture. Mix together.
  • 5Add beaten egg whites last.
  • 6Bake in tube pan lined with waxpaper.
  • 7Bake 275 degrees for 1 1/2 hours.

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About WHITE FRUIT CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes