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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.













Trans-fat Free


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


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

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Tazewell, United States
 about 1 month ago

Whyvid my mexican fruitcake white after baking for 30 min and not sticking to toothpicks?

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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