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Holiday fruitcake recipe

An oldie but goodie.

Thanks to Bluebird for this recipe.

1 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 large eggs
2 cups dried fruit
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup brown sugar
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 cup mixed nuts
1 gallon whiskey

1. Put the butter and sugar in a large bowl.

2. Check the whiskey to make sure that it is of the highest quality. Pour 1 level cup and drink. Repeat.

Of course, if you would like an authentic fruit cake recipe,, you can always check out Viv’s Family Recipes. There’s a good one from my Mum.

Or if you have a family member or friend who likes to cook, this little book would make a good Christmas present. Click on the cover in the sidebar to go to Amazon where you are.