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Gum Drop Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Nora Gedcke
Added: Saturday, December 16, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1-19 oz can crushed pineapple
1 lb. white raisins
1 lb. red and green cherries
1 lb. large gum drops
2/3 cup butter
3 eggs
1 tsp. salt
1 cup white sugar
2 1/2 cup all purpose flour
2 tsp. baking powder

Directions:
Directions:
Lightly flour fruit and let stand overnight. The next day add all other ingredients and bake in slow oven (250 - 300) for 3 hours.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Aunt Yvonne says very good!

 

 

 

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