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Red Currant And Berry Pudding Loaf

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  Blueberries 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Red currants 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Raspberries 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Strawberries 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Pound cake 1 Pound
  Whipping cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Red currants 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

In heavy saucepan, combine blueberries, red currants and sugar; cook over low heat for about 5 minutes or until juicy and fruit is slightly tender.
Remove from heat; add raspberries and strawberries.
Let cool.
Meanwhile, line 8- x 4-inch (1.5 L) loaf pan with plastic wrap, leaving enough overhang to cover loaf.
Cut cake into 1/2-inch (1 cm) thick slices.
Line bottom and sides of pan with slices, trimming to fit; brush with 2 tbsp (25 mL) of the juice from fruit mixture.
Fill with fruit mixture and juice; cover with remaining cake.
Pour any remaining juice over cake.
Set pan on large plate; fold overhang over cake.
Cover cake with plastic-wrapped firm cardboard cut to fit; weigh down with heavy can, reserving any juice that overflows.
Refrigerate for at least 6 hours or up to 2 days.
To serve, fold back plastic wrap and turn loaf out onto rectangular plate; drizzle with any reserved juice.
Whip cream and spread or pipe onto loaf.
Garnish loaf with red currants.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 487 Calories from Fat 189

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 21 g32.8%

Saturated Fat 12.1 g60.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 109.5 mg36.5%

Sodium 220.3 mg9.2%

Total Carbohydrates 69 g22.8%

Dietary Fiber 5.2 g20.9%

Sugars 50 g

Protein 5 g10.4%

Vitamin A 3.6% Vitamin C 55.9%

Calcium 7.9% Iron 14.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Red Currant And Berry Pudding Loaf Recipe