Wow – 4 slices of cake a day and you’re set to survive anything!
Is your disaster kit ready for the end of the world today? An important part of any disaster kit is food. In a real disaster it could take days or weeks before emergency responders are able to reach you. During this festive time of year, we like to remind disaster-buffs and foodies of an oft-forgotten addition to any disaster kit: fruitcake. (As inspired by this post.)
Fruitcake is packed full of calories and protein. With about 275 calories per slice on average, the average adult only needs about four slices and a serving of vegetables to maintain a healthy diet during a disaster. Fruitcake also lasts foryears without spoiling, making it the perfect addition to your disaster kit!
Here is a recipe for delicious disaster fruitcake:
1 cup (227 grams) unsalted butter
1/2 cup (110 grams) light brown sugar
1/2 cup (110 grams) dark brown sugar
3 large eggs
3 tablespoons brandy plus extra…
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