Typically in the United States, fruitcake lovers of all ages, observe National Fruitcake Day each year on December 27.
We have many varieties as we have branched out over the years to create pecan cakes made from the same batter as the fruitcakes we all know & love...
For many of us, holiday traditions and food are tightly interwoven. Does it truly feel like Thanksgiving and Christmas have been celebrated if not accompanied by holiday staples such as mashed potatoes, turkey, and fruitcake?! Without these culinary icons, something would feel amiss.