Gum Drop Cake

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Jim McGuire

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@Jim_McGuire

I grew up with this as a boy. My mom would make this at Christmas every year for me. Oh, how I loved this.

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Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 c
butter
1 c
sugar
2 1/2 c
gum drops
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1 c
chopped nuts
6
eggs
2 c
flour
1/2 tsp
nutmeg
2 Tbsp
orange peel grated
2 Tbsp
lemon peel grated

How to Make Gum Drop Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Beat butter and sugar together and fluffy. Add eggs and beat well. Combine flour, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
  • 2Reserve 1/4 mix with gum drops and nuts. Stir remainder alternately with creamed butter/sugar mixture. Stir in gum drops and nuts and peels.
  • 3Spread batter in greased and floured tube pan.
  • 4Bake 300 degrees for 1 hour and 30 minutes.
  • 5Remove immediately from pan.....cool and wrap.

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About Gum Drop Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Candies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American




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