Home and Table Magazine: Greater Philadelphia Edition Holiday 2017 - Page 31

‹ L  uxury Chocolate Fruit Cake with Rum (Cover) Christmas Eve may be the most enchanted evening of all. So much leg- end, myth and mystery, both religious and secular, are part of the night of December 24. And for those who celebrate Christmas, there are more personal and family traditions attached to this night than to any other night of the year. In some households, the main holiday celebration is held on Christmas Eve, with a big dinner and the opening of the gifts before or afterwards. In other homes, decorating the tree and then setting out milk and cookies for Santa is the big event. I love to bake and share with family and friends something sweet and special every Christmas. This year, I plan to share an amazing Luxury Chocolate Fruit Cake with Rum recipe. I like a surprise ending to a nice dinner and this elegant-l