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"Starting the new year off with the not-so-well-known holiday of #TossYourFruitCakeDay! For those that haven’t heard of fruit cake, it is a cake made with candied or dried fruit, nuts, and spices, and optionally soaked in spirits, typically brandy or rum. This dessert often gets a rep for tasting poorly and possibly serving as a gift to a friend who forgot your birthday, so I wanted to flip it and make a tasty drink inspired by the infamous dessert. This one was truly of fruit of labor. Balancing various fruits and nutty flavors, this cocktail really… TAKES THE CAKE", "undefined", "Takes the Cake",

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Takes the Cake By , May 8, 2009 Starting the new year off with the not-so-well-known holiday of #TossYourFruitCakeDay! For those that haven’t heard of fruit cake, it is a cake made with candied or dried fruit, nuts, and spices, and optionally soaked in spirits, typically brandy or rum. This dessert often gets a rep for tasting poorly and possibly serving as a gift to a friend who forgot your birthday, so I wanted to flip it and make a tasty drink inspired by the infamous dessert.

This one was truly of fruit of labor. Balancing various fruits and nutty flavors, this cocktail really…

TAKES THE CAKE Starting the new year off with the not-so-well-known holiday of #TossYourFruitCakeDay! For those that haven’t heard of fruit cake, it is a cake made with candied or dried fruit, nuts, and spices, and optionally soaked in spirits, typically brandy or rum. This dessert often gets a rep for tasting poorly and possibly serving as a gift to a friend who forgot your birthday, so I wanted to flip it and make a tasty drink inspired by the infamous dessert. This one was truly of fruit of labor. Balancing various fruits and nutty flavors, this cocktail really… TAKES THE CAKE Ingredients: - Tiki Lovers Pineapple Rum - Brandy Instructions: Add ingredients to shaker with ice. Shake. Strain into chilled glass. Garnish with fruit cocktail skewer. *Dissolve equals part brown sugar and water. Drain the liquid from a can of Fruit Medley and add equal part of liquid to simmering syrup mixture. Originals,Dessert,Fruity