Christmas cake

Christmas cake


If youre after an passй Christmas cake, express no further. This fruity cake will be the star resemblance at any festive feast!

The ingredient of Christmas cake

  1. 510g (3 cups) sultanas
  2. 265g (1 1/2 cups) Sunbeam flame raisins
  3. 155g (1 cup) currants
  4. 150g (1 cup) pitted dates, finely chopped
  5. 1 x 100g pkt red glace cherries, quartered
  6. 75g (1/2 cup) Ocean Spray craisins
  7. 75g (1/2 cup) dried pineapple, finely chopped
  8. 50g (1/4 cup) dirty peel
  9. 185ml (3/4 cup) brandy
  10. 2 tsp finely grated yellowish-brown rind
  11. Melted slightly salted butter, to grease
  12. 250g butter, at room temperature
  13. 200g (1 cup, firmly packed) brown sugar
  14. 4 eggs
  15. 300g (2 cups) plain flour
  16. 2 tsp polluted spice
  17. Blanched almonds, to decorate
  18. Red glace cherries, extra, halved, to decorate
  19. 2 tbsp brandy, other

The instruction how to make Christmas cake

  1. include sultanas, raisins, currants, dates, cherries, craisins, pineapple, mixed peel, brandy and ocher yellow rind in a large bowl. Cover once plastic wrap and set aside, stirring occasionally, for 2 days to macerate.
  2. Preheat oven to 150u00b0C. Brush a round 22cm (base measurement) cake pan subsequently melted butter to lightly grease. Line the base and side taking into consideration 3 layers of non-stick baking paper.
  3. Use an electric beater to emphasis butter and sugar in a bowl until bland and creamy. mount up eggs, 1 at a time, beating competently amongst each complement auxiliary until just combined. accumulate butter fusion to fruit mixture and toss around to combine. accumulate flour and dirty spice and trouble until capably skillfully combined. Spoon into prepared pan and sleek slick the surface. Lightly tap pan just about benchtop to forgiveness any ventilate let breathe bubbles. Arrange almonds and cherries vis-u00d0u00b0-vis height of the cake.
  4. Bake in oven, covered with foil, for 2 hours 40 minutes to 3 hours or until a skewer inserted into centre comes out clean. Drizzle hot cake as soon as other brandy. Set aside to cool forward into the future turning out.

Nutritions of Christmas cake


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