Fruitcakes You Must Taste This Christmas


As you soak in the festive spirit of December, how can you forget those luscious slices of rich fruit cakes that add a special flavour to the Christmas celebrations? If you love to gorge on fruit cakes, this article is surely going to help you try out the tasty varieties of fruit cakes available during the festive season. Read on!



  • Traditional Christmas Fruit Cake: Try this fluffy Christmas cake that has stood the test of time. Let those currants, cherries, apricots, apples, prunes, walnuts with the subtle flavour of ginger and cloves and cinnamon do the magic!


Traditional Christmas Fruit Cake Image

  • Chocolate Fruit Cake: If you are not very keen on tasting the traditional fruit cake, chocolate fruit cake is just the one for you! While every bite guarantees the delicious taste of currants, prunes, raisins, cranberries and almonds, the flavour and taste of dark chocolate and cocoa will surely tantalize your taste buds. If you are lucky, you also get to nibble on some chocolate chunks and chocolate covered coffee beans!


Chocolate Fruit Cake Image

  • Dark Fruitcake: Try this cake that has the goodness of cherries, pineapple, dates and walnuts with a punch of dark brown sugar. You will readily fall in love with it!


Dark Fruitcake Image

  • Rum Fruit Cake: Try this rich fruit cake with a dash of rum and red wine. While dried apricots, dried apples, dark raisins and currants remain the central attraction of this fruit cake, dark rum and orange zest make all the difference. This rich, dense and moist fruit cake is surely a must-have this Christmas.


Rum Fruit Cake Image

  • Spiced Fruitcake With Brandy: Adding brandy to this otherwise traditional fruit cake makes it stand out. Cherries, pineapples, dates, raisins and mixed peel when flavoured with cinnamon, mace, clove and nutmeg and mixed with the richness of brandy, we call it a special way of adding spice to the Christmas festivities.


Spiced Fruitcake With Brandy Image

Winter is a merry month in Kolkata and Christmas is very special too. How can we afford to miss the goodness of fruit cakes during the December festivities?

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