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Fruit Cake ~ ~ LaWana via Brink Potter Recipe

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This recipe for Fruit Cake ~ ~ LaWana via Brink Potter, by , is from Faith, Family, and Friends Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Rebecca Pace
Added: Monday, October 6, 2008


1 Cup Brown Sugar
1 Cup White Sugar
2 cubes butter
1 pkg Fruitcake Mix
1 lb. raisins
1 lb. currants
1 lb. gumdrops - cut in pieces
1 lb. walnuts & pecans
4 eggs
1 1/2 cups fruit juice
1 bottle marachino Cherries cut in fourths
1 qt flour
2 tsp. soda
1 tsp. Cinnamon
1 tsp. Nutmeg
1/2 tsp. Allspice
1/2 tsp Cloves

Mix sugars, butter, eggs and fruit juice together. In another pan mix flour, soda & spices. Add to flour mixture & coat well: raisins, currants, gumdrops, nuts, cherries. Mix all together. Place in linve loaf tins. Bake at 300 degrees for 1/2 hour then 250 degrees for 1 1/2 hour. Cook, then soak in maraschio cherry juice ....see directions in this cook book under Fruit Cake Juice.

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