I also gave one to my doctor and he claims its the best hes ever tasted. Christmas special fruitcake ive made this quick and easy christmas fruit cake many times during the past several years giving it to family and friends for gifts.
Like this old english fruitcake recipe.
Christmas fruit cake with rum. Included in the 25 gourmet fruitcake recipes the very best fruitcakes for the holidays by the examiner. Just the way we used to have back home during christmas time rich moist a zillions pieces of fruit at each bite bursting with different taste flavor. Its a shame that fruitcake as a species gets such a bad rap.
As i mentioned in my non alcoholic fruit cake post today im sharing fruit and rum cake recipe. I always wanted to try rum soaked cake. I had been in search of a perfect rich fruit cake for many months now.
This recipe includes dried fruit instead of the glowing candied stuff weve all learned to associate with fruitcake and is less dense and more cake like than many fruitcake recipes. Recipe notes for christmas fruit cake with rum mixed peel is skins and peels of various fruits like oranges lemons etc. Those who want to avoid alcohol can try this with apple juice or orange juice or even grape juice.
For other holiday fruitcake ideas from rock recipes click on the photo to follow the link below to our best christmas cake recipes. Rum cake is a traditional cake prepared during christmas. Pws mother in laws christmas rum cake this is my mother in laws recipe one she prepares every christmas and while it contains some ingredients some might find patently objectionable and morally repugnant i have absolutely no problem embarrassing myself by eating piece after piece each and every year.
Traditional newfoundland dark rum fruitcake when you think dark rum fruitcake you cant help but think of a family gathering at christmas time or a big wedding. With its two key ingredients rum and butter it ought to be a hit. You can also add any dried or candied fruits of your choice like figs prunes apricots cranberries plums cherries tutti frutti or nuts.
Traditional newfoundland dark rum fruit cake is so delicious and packed full of fruit and very moist made mostly at christmas time and for weddings. Visited this blog in search of christmas plum cakelast few years i have been using another recipe from joyofbakingmust say this is an excellent recipethe cake came out very wellflavourful with deep flavours of rum and fruiti suggest everyone not to make any changes like avoiding rum as rum gives an excellent flavour. Its but one in a sea of rum cake recipes but because its so easy and so.
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