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    **Mama's Poor Man's Fruitcake**

    Recipe Introduction


    This recipe comes from my maternal grandmother, Rose Slezak.


    List of Ingredients


    • 1 stick butter
    • 2 cups sugar
    • 2 eggs
    • 4 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 tsp. ground cloves
    • 1 tsp. nutmeg
    • 1 tsp. salt
    • 1 tsp. cinnamon
    • 1 Tbsp. baking soda
    • 1 large bottle maraschino cherries
    • 1 box raisins (boiled 15 minutes in 5 cups water)
    • 1 lb. walnuts


    Instructions


    1. Sift together dry ingredients.

    2. Cream eggs and butter. To this, add 2 cups water from raisins.

    3. Add dry ingredients.

    4. Mix in fruits, nuts and baking soda.

    5. Bake in large greased and floured tube pan @350* for one hour or until a clean knife inserted comes out clean.



 

 

 


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