Golden Fruitcake I

READY IN: 2hrs 45mins
Recipe by Frank Butcher

Here's a good one to try!

Top Review by mollypaul

This is an OLD favorite. I have the same recipe in a cookbook from 1947.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter, add sugar gradually and continue beating.
  2. Add eggs, one at a time, beating thoroughly after each addition.
  3. Add orange juice, raisins, candied fruit, coconut and nuts.
  4. Fold in sifted dry ingredients.
  5. Turn into greased, double wax paper lined loaf pan and bake at 275°F for 2-1/2 to 3 hours.
  6. Cool in pan for 10 minutes.
  7. Turn out and cool completely on rack.
  8. Wrap in plastic wrap; store for 3-5 weeks before serving.

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a