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    Invented by Emma Rylander Lane in the late 19th century, this bourbon-spiked raisin, pecan, and coconut showstopper gets more flavorful with age. Martha made this recipe on episode 707 of Martha Bakes.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pans
    • 3 3/4 cups sifted cake flour (not self-rising), plus more for pans
    • 2 cups sugar
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 cup milk
    • 8 large egg whites
    • 8 large egg yolks
    • 4 whole large eggs
    • 1 1/2 cups sugar
    • 2 1/2 cups (5 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, room temperature
    • 1/4 cup bourbon
    • 2 cups raisins, preferably large, such as muscat or monukka
    • 1/2 cup bourbon
    • 2 3/4 cups shredded unsweetened coconut
    • 1 1/4 cups chopped pecans
    • 1/2 cup candied kumquats, drained and chopped

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1474 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 93 g 142.85%
    • Saturated Fat: 55 g 277.33%
    • Trans Fat: 3 g %
    • Cholesterol: 241 mg 80.32%
    • Sodium: 472 mg 19.66%
    • Calcium: 115 mg 11.46%
    • Potassium: 204 mg 5.83%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 5 mg 29.24%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 144 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 8 g 30.28%
    • Sugar: 77 g
    • Protein: 18 g
    • Alcohol: 6 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 5 g
    • Vitamin A 43.56%
    • Vitamin C 0.94%
    • Vitamin D 7.5%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat18
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs5
    • Exchange - Starch4
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total4 oz-eq

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