Christmas Apricot and Walnut Fruitcake A common Christmastime tradition is fruitcake, and there’s so many varieties to choose from. My version is free of alcohol and loaded with both candied and dried fruit, as well as walnuts. Christmas Apricot and Walnut Fruitcake just might be your new favourite Christmas tradition! Prep Time 1 hr Cook Time 55 mins Total Time 1 hr 55 mins Course: DessertCuisine: Christmas Servings: 24 slices Calories: 333kcal Author: Lord Byron’s Kitchen Ingredients 2 1/2 ...
Old English Fruitcake6 oz dried prunes, chopped 6 oz dates, chopped 8 oz dark raisins 6 oz golden raisins 6 oz currents ¾ cup butter 1 cup dark brown sugar ¾ cup molasses ½ cup coffee liqueur (or ½ cup strong black coffee) Zest and juice of 2 oranges 8 oz glace cherries 8 oz candied citrus peel 8 oz toasted pecans, roughly chopped 2 tsp allspice 2 tsp cinnamon 2 tsp powdered ginger 1 tsp cloves 2 tsp nutmeg 3 tbsp cocoa 3 eggs 1⅓ cups all purpose flour ½ cup ground hazelnuts or almonds