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Fruitcakes from the Abbey of the Holy Cross

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Fruitcakes from the Abbey of the Holy Cross

Fruitcakes from the Abbey of the Holy Cross

Fruitcakes from the Abbey of the Holy Cross

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NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates talks with Christian monk Brother Barnabas about fruitcakes the monks make at the Abbey of the Holy Cross in Berrysville, Virginia. The abbey fruitcake has received much acclaim from food critics and fruitcake haters alike.

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