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Mrs. Maus's Fruitcake

Recipe photo courtesy of Bryan Gardner

Growing up in Nutley, New Jersey, Martha used to help her neighbors Mr. and Mrs. Maus, who owned a bakery, make these delicious, buttery cakes filled with nuts and candied fruits. Read more about Martha's history with this dessert here.

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  • MS12319069
    24 DEC, 2016
    Made this Fruitcake for Christmas 2016. Made it as per recipe, same pans as well. Turned out fantastic! Taste is great. Only thing I would like to ask is what kind of BRANDY (brand) is used? I dont know anything about BRANDY so I used E&J brand. What does Martha use? I will be making this again! People who dont like Fruitcake even liked it.
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