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Old 09-01-2006, 02:44 PM   #1
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ISO: tutti-frutti cake slices recipe

I went to a steam fair at the weekend in Wigan near manchester. A cake stall was selling home made tutti fruity slices. they were delicious but i can't find a recipe! can anyone hepl please? The stall holder said they were in a long thin cookery book!
They were sort of biscuit/pastry on base with a sort of fruity cake on top.(sultanas, tiny bits of pineapple etc)
I'd be grateful for some help. Thankyou.

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Old 09-01-2006, 03:43 PM   #2
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I found a couple that may come close:

http://www.saskflax.com/consumer/htm...ttifrutti.html

http://www.cooks.com/rec/doc/0,1713,...252196,00.html
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Old 12-11-2006, 07:20 PM   #3
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Tutti Frutti Cake (9" Tube Pan)
(Summer Fruit Cake)
Preheat oven to 350F

Sift before measuring:
2 cups and 2 tbsp cake flour
Resift with:
1 tsp each cloves, cinnamon, nutmeg
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp salt
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Sift:
1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar
Cream until soft:
1/2 cup butter (absolutely no substitutes)
Add the brown sugar gradually. Cream until light.
Beat in, one at a time:
2 eggs
Stir the flour mixture into the butter mixture in about three
parts, alternating with thirds of:
1 cup lightly drained crushed pineapple
Stir in:
1/2 cup each raisins and currants
1 cup broken nut meats
Bake in a greased tube pan for about 1 hour.

Note: This is the basic recipe.
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