Fruitcakes have been traditional and cultural servings in the parties yet these are in to the fashion. These have been the favorite to kids and adults, that is why, these are used in almost all the houses as the anytime eatable. Thanks to the variety available in the stores that is expanding day by day. Perfectly baked fruit cake can be stored up to the years. Fruitcake can contain any or all of following: dried fruit, candied fruit, fruit rind, sorts of liquor / brandy, nuts and spices. The ratio of nuts and fruit to batter is kept fairly high. It can be said premium fruit cakes have maximum possible quantity of nuts and fruits. This results in very moist and dense heavy cake.
Basically there are two types of fruit cakes. Light Fruitcake is made with light-color ingredients. Granulated sugar, almonds, light corn syrup, golden raisins, apricots and pineapple are the popularly used contents. Dark Fruitcake contains darker ingredients such as brown sugar, molasses and dark color fruits like dates, cherries, raisins, prunes, walnuts and pecans.
Matured fruitcake lovers like the fruit cake at least three years old. However, many ready made fruit cakes come with the instructions for using them within two years. To preserve, it should be wrapped tightly and stored in the refrigerator. Unwrap it after every few months. Spray light liquor and re-wrap tightly to store further. If these are kept frozen, their life is shorter. Ultimate Fruitcake Lovers Sampleris; Traditional Texas Pre-Sliced; Assumption Abbey Fruit Cake; Grandma’s Famous Fruit & Nut Cake; Chocolate Fruitcake and All Natural Mandarin Orange & Cranberry Ring Cake etc are the more popular cakes. When you enjoy the melt of cake in mouth, you need some beverages too. If you are taking the fruit cake on a tour or a short picnic, you will need travel mugs too to carry on favorite drinks- hot or cold.
Travel mugs are made of quality ceramics or Stainless steel and come with spill proof lid. These are made to keep the temperature of beverages same for hours. Ceramic mugs are microwavable and dishwasher safe. These are available in variety of capacities like 10, 18, 25 ounces; however, different brands offer travel mugs in different capacities. If you are kitchen decor enthusiast, you will get wide range of colors. Brushed Stainless Steel, Pearlescent Blue, Ceramic and Fire Engine Red etc travel mugs improves the shelf decor of kitchen and dining area. To make the sourcing easy, surf the sites that offer fruit cake, coffee cake, travel mugs and other accessories to make your tea/coffee time stylish.