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Applesauce Fruitcake

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=678778

Ingredients

  1. 1 c. butter
  2. 3 c. flour
  3. 1 1/2 c. sugar
  4. 1 tsp. cinnamon
  5. 1 tsp. cloves
  6. 1 tsp. allspice
  7. 3/4 c. chopped nuts
  8. 2 eggs
  9. 1/2 tsp. salt
  10. 1 c. raisins
  11. 3/4 c. dates, cut up
  12. 3/4 c. figs, cut up
  13. 3/4 c. candied fruit
  14. 2 c. applesauce
  15. 1/2 tsp. soda

Directions

  1. Cream butter; add sugar gradually with spices, creaming until light.
  2. Sift flour, soda and salt.
  3. Dredge fruit and nuts in 1/2 cup of the flour.
  4. Beat eggs until light.
  5. Add butter mixture.
  6. Mix flour mixture in; stir until well blended.
  7. Put in fruit, nuts and applesauce.
  8. Bake in a tube pan at 325° for 1 1/2 hours.