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Gerry Fox's Stollen

Gerry Fox's Stollen

Fox family Christmas tradition. Famous story--Grandma would make dozens of these and give as gifts. One year Brandy the Golden Retriever ate the sugar top off each!

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  • 1/2 t salt
  • 5 C flour
  • 6 t 9heaping) Baking Powder
  • 1 C white raisins
  • 2 C sugar
  • 1/4 & 1/8 lbs butter
  • 2.5 T (heaping) lard
  • 1/4 lb. citron (mixed fruit) 1/4 lb. blanched almonds
  • 2 t almond extract
  • juice of 1/2 lemon
  • 3 eggs
  • 2.5 T rum
  • 1 lb. creamy cottage cheese


Almonds should be ground as fine as possible. Mixing is done with hand. Have all ingredients at room temp. Mix all dry ingredients with the butter and lard. Then add in raisins, citron, almonds. Last add all liquids, eggs, & cottage cheese.

Put into greased 4x8 pans. Will make about 4 loaves.

When baked drizzle with add'l melted butter (about 1/8 lb) and sprinkle with sugar. Repeat layers until all butter has been used up.

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