Dave's Favorite Fruit Cake
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mixed dried fruit, inc. cherries if desired
mixed spices, optional
How to Make Dave's Favorite Fruit Cake
1Preheat oven to 180c. Line 6" round cake tin. Soak dried fruit in boiling water.
2Rub butter into flour until it resembles fine breadcrumbs. Drain fruit and add sugar and fruit to flour mixture. Add mixed spices, if using.
3Add egg and milk to make a soft dropping consistency. Pour into cake tin and sprinkle to with Demerara, course brown sugar, pat down with spoon (for making a crunchy top)
4Bake 45-50 minutes or until skewer comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes on rack then remove from cake tin.
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Posted: Wed, Jul 16, 2014