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Easy Tropical Fruit Cake

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  Whole wheat flour 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried apricot halves 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Pitted prunes 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs) (Whole)
  Raisins 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Unsweetened flaked coconut 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Pitted dates 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Dried figs 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Walnut halves/Pecan halves 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Eggs 3
  Honey 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pure vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon

1. Preheat the oven to 250 degrees.
2. Line an 8- by 4- by 2-inch loaf pan with waxed paper.
3. Mix the whole wheat flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Add fruits and nuts and mix to coat.
4. Beat the eggs until light. Add honey and beat well. Add the vanilla. Then add to the dry ingredients and mix well.
5. Turn the batter into the prepared pan, pressing down with a spoon to pack.
6. Bake for 60 to 75 minutes, or until done (time may vary with fruits used and degree of dryness).
7. Turn out of pan onto a wire rack and peel off the paper. Cool, then store airtight.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Quick, Healthy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3856 Calories from Fat 1950

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 232 g356.6%

Saturated Fat 39.7 g198.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 634.4 mg211.5%

Sodium 1186.9 mg49.5%

Total Carbohydrates 424 g141.2%

Dietary Fiber 55.4 g221.7%

Sugars 266.6 g

Protein 88 g175.8%

Vitamin A 61.5% Vitamin C 15.6%

Calcium 69.8% Iron 118.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Easy Tropical Fruit Cake Recipe