Diabetic Fruitcake

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by Northern_Reflectionz

Now those watching their sugar intake can enjoy fruitcake at Christmas as well

Top Review by sgmcbeattie

Great recipe! Tasted lovely. Although the raisins, dates, prunes, figs and dried apricots are certainly NOT suitable for a diabetic. They all have a very high sugar content. Just thought others should be aware of this.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix raisins, dates, shortening, hot water, salt, cinnamon, cloves and prunes.
  2. Boil 5 minutes.
  3. Cool and add vanilla, flour, baking soda and baking powder.
  4. Line pans with paper.
  5. Bake 350 30 minutes.
  6. Reduce heat to 325 and bake until tests come clear 25-30 minute more.

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