Joe DeLamiellure Mexican Fruit Cake

12
Servings
20m
Prep Time
35m
Cook Time
55m
Ready In

Recipe: #37678

November 07, 2021



"Hall of Fame offensive lineman DeLamiellure (1973–84), was star of the legendary "Electric Company" line. He loved this recipe that his wife made."

Original recipe yields 12 servings
OK
  • FOR CAKE
  • FOR CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (173.8 g)
  • Calories 563.1
  • Total Fat - 21.5 g
  • Saturated Fat - 6.1 g
  • Cholesterol - 55.5 mg
  • Sodium - 374 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 89.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 1.7 g
  • Sugars - 71.3 g
  • Protein - 6.2 g
  • Calcium - 44.9 mg
  • Iron - 0.9 mg
  • Vitamin C - 18.2 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step 1

For the cake: Preheat oven to 350°F.

Step 2

In large bowl, stir all cake ingredients together by hand.

Step 3

Spread evenly in 9- x 13-inch glass baking dish and bake until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean, about 35 minutes.

Step 4

While cake is baking, make frosting: In large bowl, using electric mixer, beat cream cheese, margarine, and vanilla until smooth.

Step 5

Add sugar and continue to beat until well combined.

Step 6

Pour frosting over the cake immediately upon taking the cake out of the oven.

Step 7

Cool the frosted cake in the refrigerator.

Tips & Variations


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