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Japanese Fruit cake Recipe

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This recipe for Japanese Fruit cake, by , is from The Huiet Family Cookbook ,volumn II, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Ida Huiet Satterwhite
Added: Monday, October 17, 2005

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2/3 cup vegetable shortning
1/3 cup butter, softened
2 cups sugar
4 eggs
3 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon vanilla
2/3 cups chopped nuts
2/3 cups chopped raisins
3/4 teaspoon all spice,
3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon cloves
3/4 teaspoon mace

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortning, butter and sugar together until fluffy. Add eggs, 1 at a time beating well after each addition. Sift flour, soda and salt together. Alternately add dry ingredients and buttermilk with vanilla to creamed mixture. Pour 2/3 of batter into 2 of 3 greased and floured 9 inch round baking pans. Stir nuts, rasins, allspice, cinnamon, cloves and mace into remaining batter. Pour into remaining pan. Bake at 350 for 30 - 35 minutes. Prepare Japanese Fruit Cake filling. Spread between cooled cake layers, placing spice layer in center. Frost top and sides with a white frosting.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
16 - 20
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Aunt Annie Coleman made this the first time I had it.

 

 

 

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