Apricot Fruit Cake

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Title: Apricot Fruit Cake
Yield: 1 Servings
Categories: Cakes, Gifts

Ingredients:

1/2 c Dried Apricots; Snipped
1/2 c Raisins; Light
1/4 c Sugar
1 1/2 c Sugar
8 oz Cream Cheese; Softened
1 c Butter
1 1/2 ts Vanilla
4 Whole Eggs
2 1/2 c Sifted Cake Flour
1 1/2 ts Baking Powder
1/2 c Pecans; Chopped


1. Combine apricots, raisins, the 1/4 cup sugar and 2 cups water in
saucepan.

2. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer 15 to 20 minutes. Drain
well and set aside.

3. Cream together the 1 1/2 cups sugar, cream cheese, butter and vanilla.
Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.

4. Sift together cake flour and baking powder.

5. Add to creamed mixture and blend well.

6. Fold in apricots and pecans.

7. Spoon into well greased and floured 10" fluted tube pan.

8. Bake at 325 degrees for 65 to 70 minutes.

9. Cool completely.

Remove from pan. Wrap in foil, store overnight.

NOTES : This is worth the effort.

Recipe by: diane@keyway.net

Posted to recipelu-digest Volume 01 Number 195 by "Diane Geary"
on Nov 4, 1997