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Australian Fruitcake

Australian Fruitcake

#yellowlinerob This has been a post ride/run/paddle staple for as long as I can remember. My Australian Grandmother’s recipe, it is not at all your usual dense fruitcake, more like food. Ingredients 3 cups self-rising flour* 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup each raisins, currants, sultanas 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots 1 tsp each cinnamon, ginger, ...

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The Aussie in Me

The Aussie in Me

#yellowlinerob My dad, Jack, was a typical Aussie sportsman–swimmer, sailor, footy fanatic–and he got around Melbourne on a red fixed gear Malvern Star bike…with wooden rims. Decades ahead of the hipster curve. Also he was one of the founders of Australian ice hockey. Among other things, Dad was a boat builder by trade and he ...

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