1 cup self raising flour Combine the … Stir in the flour, bicarb and beaten egg. Mums Boiled Fruit Cake. Boiled Fruit Cake Submitted by Helen Ingredients 4oz margarine or butter 6oz caster sugar 6oz currants 6oz sultanas 2oz mixed peel 8 fl oz water 1 level teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1 heaped teaspoon mixed spice 2 large eggs – beaten 4 oz plain flour 4oz self-raising flour A pinch of salt Method 1. 115 g dark brown sugar May 2, 2015 - This is a family recipe given to me by my Mum many years ago. For a crunchy topped cake, sprinkle over the muesli and docorate with a few walnuts and cherries before baking, Bake in a moderatley slow oven for 2 1/4 hours or until cooked when tested. Baking & spices. 1 cup water. Cake. 1 tsp Bicarbonate of soda. Try this and you will come back for more. Fold in sifted flours, spices and vanilla essence. Add lightly beaten eggs mixing thoroughly. 2 Eggs. 434. 115 g currants. Hairy Bikers Mums Know Best Series:1 Category:Sweet Programme:N/A Submitted By:Helen Speller-Cain Recipe Title:Boiled Fruit Cake Ingredients:4oz margarine or butter 6oz caster sugar 6oz currants 6oz sultanas 2oz peel 8fl oz water 1tsp level bicarbonate soda 1tsp heaped mixed spice 4oz plain flour 4oz self raising flour … Boiled Fruit Cake Ingredients 500g mixed dried fruit 250ml water 150g dark brown sugar A pinch of salt 125g butter 1 teaspoon mixed spice ½ teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 2 eggs 125g plain flour 125g self raising flour A little sherry (add any extras you wish – chopped ginger, candied citrus peel, dollop of marmalade, glace cherries) Method Put the dried fruit… 1 tsp mixed spice. Place first 7 ingredients ( everything except the flours,bicarb and eggs) in a sauce pan; Bring to the boil. Into a large saucepan add the … I thought 1 can of pineapple and a packet of mixed fruit would suffice and an extra cup of sugar wasn’t really required (no wonder Granddad had diabetes!). This cake … 5 Recipe's preparation. 125g butter. So a quick phone call to my mum … 450 g Pineapple, canned. I'm not a massive fan of heavy fruit cake for Christmas, but I want to make some sort of fruit cake. Preheat oven to 160-170 and grease and line the base of a 20cm tin 2. With a boiled pineapple fruit cake you bring your fruit, sugar, butter, pineapple and alcohol to the boil in a saucepan. Cool for 15 minutes. Boiled Fruit Cake is a community recipe submitted by passionfruit and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe. Yes tea! Cool. Refrigerated. 1 tsp carb soda. Method. 1 cup Plain flour. 175 g Butter. One of my favourite cakes (you can have more than one) is a traditional fruit cake. I'd written it down on a recipe card and somehow lost it! Produce. Place soaked fruit, water, butter, golden syrup and sugar in a saucepan. 1 tsp Nutmeg. 1 Tbsp coffee essence or parisien essence. This cake is always much tastier the following day and lasts really well. Recipe by Best Recipes. 1 cup brown sugar. I don't ice this cake as it's quite rich enough. (N.B. Preheat the oven to 150C/300F/Gas 3. 1 cup … The secret is soaking the dried fruit in tea! Add egg(s) and stir in flour and spices. Method; 1. Boil the fruit, sugar and spice in the water for 5 minutes. Food And Drink. I swapped the butter for pumpkin, subbed Gluten Free flours for the Wheat flour and left out the sugar. 375 g Dried fruit, mixed. Fruit … Place in a 20cm round or square cake … I didn't have dried fruit mix one time and substituted dates and now prefer this version. Called a tea cake or loaf in many countries, this is the basic version, although I have seen a version with just three ingredients omitting the sugar, or where people use other liquids such as iced coffee, orange juice etc. cover loosely with a sheet of foil or brown paper if top of cake os … Grease and line three loaf tins. Cool and add 1/2 cup of brandy / rum. This is Mum’s Boiled Fruit Cake recipe. Slowly bring to the boil then remove from heat and add bicarbonate of soda mixed with one tablespoon boiling water. This is a variation on the boiled fruit cake which is easy to make. 115 g raisins. May 2, 2015 - This is a family recipe given to me by my Mum many years ago. Adapting Grandmas Boiled Fruit Cake recipe was surprisingly easily. 12 ingredients. Place mixture in a greased and lined 20cm round cake pan. I love boiled fruit cake, though - I use an old recipe from the Be-Ro book and, IMO, it can't be beat. Boil gently for 1-2 minutes. Put water, margarine, sugar and fruit into a pan, bring to the boil and simmer for 20 minutes. 1 cup plain flour. Dessert. This is why a boiled fruit cake is called a boiled fruit cake. Add passionfruit pulp, mixed Add the roughly chopped … This cake is always much tastier the following day and lasts really well. 2. My mum and my grandmothers had their favourite recipes and over the years I have combined them and taken my favourite bits from each and created my own version. While many of us like this, she much prefers Aunty Elsie’s recipe. Explore. Place mixture into … This allows the fruit to soak up the butter and alcohol flavours. 1 or 2 eggs. 125 g Raisins. 225 g Sultanas. 250g mixed dried fruit. 3. In the past, I have made basically traditional cakes but they never all get eaten. 340g (12oz) mixed dried fruit 115g (4oz) margarine 1 egg (beaten) (you can use 2 if you like) 8 tbsp (1/4 pint) water 115g (4oz) brown sugar Pinch of mixed spice: Method 1. 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