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Rich Fruit Cake

Large, very dense cake made with wheat flour and a very high proportion of assorted dried fruits.


First known as an iced cake as 'Mrs Duke's Cake' in WM 1658

For types of rich fruit cake, see:
Boiled Cake
Bury Simnel Cake
Christmas Cake
Dripping Cake
Druid's Cake
Ilkley Cake
Melton Hunt Cake
Mrs Duke's Cake
Overnight Cake
Ovington Fruit Cake
Pepper Cake
Porter Cake
Rich Plum Cake
Saffron Cake
Shrewsbury Simnel Cake
Stanhope Cake
Store Cake
Uxbridge Cake
Wedding Cake
Whitby Yule Cakes

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