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Fruitcake Recipe

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This recipe for Fruitcake, by , is from The Trail Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Barbara Clark
Added: Wednesday, June 6, 2007


2 cups sugar
1/2 cup oil
2 eggs
3 cups grated apples
2 cups flour
2 tsp soda
2 tsp cocoa
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp nutmeg
1/2 tsp allspice
1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 - 2 cups raisins
1 1/2 cups ground nuts
1 lb package fruitcake mix (citron)

Beat sugar, oil, and eggs. Add apples, then rest of dry ingredients and spices. Add raisins, nuts, and fruitcake mix. Line bottom of 3 bread pans with meat paper (parchment) and oil well. Bake at 350 for 1 hour.

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3 loaves




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