Fruit cake

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Hi, does anyone have a good fruit cake recipe? I previously used this recipe but I felt that it was too light and fluffy, not moist, dense or rich enough..

Fruit cake

¾ cup raisins, soaked in juice overnight

3/4 cup Cranberries, apricots, currants, soaked in juice overnight

¾ cup brown sugar

3 tbsp molasses

1 ¾ cup flour

142g butter

1 cup apple juice

2 eggs

1 tsp baking powder

1 tsp baking soda

Zest of 1 lemon

Zest of 1 orange

1 tsp cinnamon

1 tsp ground ginger

½ tsp allspice

[if !supportLists]1.       [endif]Soak fruit in juice overnight, drain

[if !supportLists]2.       [endif]Combine fruit, butter, sugar, cinnamon, ginger, allspice in a saucepan.

[if !supportLists]3.       [endif]Bring to boil then leave to simmer for 10min. Cool

[if !supportLists]4.       [endif]In another bowl, combine flour, bp, bs

[if !supportLists]5.       [endif]Sift dry into wet ingredients

[if !supportLists]6.       [endif]Beat in eggs

[if !supportLists]7.       [endif]Pour into a 10” round tin

[if !supportLists]8.       [endif]Bake @180 for 1 hr
 
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