Beryl’s Boiled Fruit Cake
Whenever we are in a game reserve with our ‘getalong’ friends, the ladies surprise us with some amazing snacks for the game drives. On one such occasion, Bassie presented us with the most delectably moist fruit cake during a coffee break.
This fruit cake doesn’t just belong on the Christmas table, but it also provides a powerful energy spike for long distance athletes – just omit the sprinkle of brandy at the end ;-). I particularly enjoy this fruit cake as it easy to make and does not have to ‘mature in brandy’ – so no one will even suspect that you forgot to bake the Christmas cake in October. Continue reading