Total Time
2hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 2 hrs

A Christmas time favorite.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Position rack in lowest third of oven and preheat to 250°F Grease and flour 12-cup bundt pan or tube cake pan.
  2. In large bowl, mix pecans and fruits with 3 tablespoon flour. In another large bowl, cream butter with sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs 1 at a time. Stir in vanilla and lemon extract. Sift 1 3/4 cups flour with baking powder and salt. Add dry ingredients to batter; stir until blended. Mix fruit mixture into batter.
  3. Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake until golden brown and tester inserted into center comes out clean, about 2 1/2 hours. Cool in pan on rack 15 minutes. Turn out onto rack and cool.
  4. Position rack in lowest third of oven and preheat to 250°F Grease and flour 12-cup bundt pan or tube cake pan. In large bowl, mix pecans and fruits with 3 tablespoon flour. In another large bowl, cream butter with sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs 1 at a time. Stir in vanilla and lemon extract. Sift 1 3/4 cups flour with baking powder and salt. Add dry ingredients to batter; stir until blended. Mix fruit mixture into batter.
  5. Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake until golden brown and tester inserted into center comes out clean, about 2 1/2 hours. Cool in pan on rack 15 minutes. Turn out onto rack and cool. Dust with powdered sugar.
  6. (Can be prepared 2 weeks ahead; wrap in foil and store at room temperature.).