Cheap Dark Fruitcake

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Recipe by Chef mariajane

This is another recipe that I got from the collection in out local newspaper. Sounds like a simple recipe to make.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix together 2 cup brown sugar, 1/2 cup shortening, 2 cups water and 1 lb. sticky raisins. Boil for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool.
  2. Sift together flour, baking soda, salt, nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves. Add to raisin mixture.
  3. Bake for 1 hour in 325F oven.
  4. You can also add cherries (red and green), mixed peel, nutmeats, and currants as well to this recipe.

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