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Mexican Fruit Cake

 
Mexican Fruit Cake
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The cake was so moist and delicious. It's kind like carrot cake but without carrot, and it has become my new favourite.

Yield

16

servings

Prep

20

min

Cook

35

min

Ready

3

hrs

Trans-fat Free
 

Ingredients

Cake:
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 cups sugar
2 teaspoons baking soda
2 large eggs
19 ounces pineapple
crushed
1 cup walnuts
Frosting:
8 ounces cream cheese
½ cup butter
softened
2 ¼ cups powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Sprinkling:
½ cup walnuts
toasted and chopped

Directions

To make cake:

Preheat oven to 350℉ (180℃).

Well grease and flour 9 by 13-inch baking pan. Set aside.

In a large bowl, add flour, sugar and baking soda, and mix well.

Add remaining ingredients and stir with a wooden spatula until well combined.

Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for about 35 to 40 minutes until golden and brown on top.

Let cool in pan for a while. Frost when it's warm.

To make frosting:

In large bowl with electric mixer, beat all frosting ingredients on high until smooth and creamy, 3 to 5 minutes.

Frost cake while warm.

Sprinkle toasted walnuts on top of the frosting.

Allow cake to cool completely and icing sets, about 2 hours.

Slice and serve.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

Reviews

+10

almost 12 years

This cake was delicious, everyone loved it!!!!!

+5

almost 12 years

It was wonderful and everyone loved it!!!
Thank you so much!!

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 120g (4.2 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 41340% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 19g 29%
Saturated Fat 7g 37%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 58mg 19%
Sodium 162mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 19g 19%
Dietary Fiber 2g 6%
Sugars g
Protein 13g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 14%
Calcium 3% Iron 8%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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