Comfits of candied fruit.
comfit definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English and amp; Old French confit, origin, originally , past participle of confire, to preserve ; from Classical Latin conficere: see confect
comfit definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English confit, from Old French, from Latin cōnfectum, thing prepared, neuter past participle of cōnficere, to prepare : com-, com- + facere, to make; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.