The Recipe Thread

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Blaze, Dec 15, 2013.

  1. Blaze

    Blaze New Member Lifetime Supporter

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    Just a little place to share your favorite Recipe
     
  2. Misty1946

    Misty1946 New Member

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    This is a good place to share will give windy the recipe she ask for.
     
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  3. Misty1946

    Misty1946 New Member

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    For the lady that wanted my fruit cake recipe

    1 cup candied citron. 2-8oz candied cherries. 8-oz candied lemon peel
    2 cups chopped pecans. 8-oz candied orange peel. 1-8oz candied pineapple
    2 1-lb boxes raisins 11/2 cups chopped walnuts
    1/12 cups Brandy. (Christian brothers is best)

    Mix all this let set 24 hours


    2 cups butter softened 2 cups sugar
    1cup grape jelly. 10 eggs. 31/2 cups all-purpose flour. 3-tablespoons cinnamon
    1/2 teaspoon all-spice. 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
    1/4 teaspoon cloves. 2-teaspoons vanilla
    1/2 teaspoon lemon extract. 1/2 teaspoon orange extract.

    1. Cream the butter in large mixing bowl gradually add sugar beating till light and fluffy
    Add jelly beat well, add eggs 1 at a time beating well after each addition

    2. Stir this into fruit mixture

    3. Spoon into 10-inch cake pan lined with brown paper that has been buttered

    4. Bake 3-31/2 hours or till cake tests done
    Let cool compleatly in pans when cold remove from pan and place in cans
    Place a shot glass in center hole fill with brandy to keep cake moist

    ImageUploadedByRuger Forum1387240897.197270.jpg
    Well worth the effort
     
  4. DoubleR

    DoubleR Active Member

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    I've never had fruitcake before but it looks delicious!!!
     
  5. Windy

    Windy New Member

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    Thank you, Misty. It looks wonderful.
     
  6. Misty1946

    Misty1946 New Member

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    You don't have 2 decorate them but my kids always liked them this way. It is a little expensive but well worth it and if you keep the shot glass filled they will keep on the shelf for a long time (if you can leave it alone. Lol)
     
  7. Shooter

    Shooter Administrator Staff Member Administrator

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    Anyone have a bread recipe they like? I'm looking for a new one.
     
  8. DoubleR

    DoubleR Active Member

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    What kind of bread?
     
  9. Misty1946

    Misty1946 New Member

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    ImageUploadedByRuger Forum1387395844.151753.jpg

    It's not bread but it is really good I'm lazy just bought a bread machine came with several good recipes