Festive Christmas recipes > spiced tea cake

Posted On November 8, 2008

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Ingredients >
350g self raising flour
140g unsalted butter, cubed
175g unrefined Demerara sugar
240mls water
140g mixed dried fruit
1 tsp mixed ground spice
11/2 level tsp baking powder
pinch if salt

Method >
Place the butter, sugar, salt and water into a saucepan and simmer for a minute.

Pour into a bowl and stir in all the dry ingredients, and mix well.

Spoon into a lined 1lb loaf tin and pop into the pre heated oven and cook for 40 minutes or until well risen and slightly firm to the touch.

Serve this cake thickly sliced and spread with butter.

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One Response to “Festive Christmas recipes > spiced tea cake”

  1. Paroshep

    Hi, It appears the festive spirit in Athens will be dampened this year.
    So lets look elsewhere–like Paros.
    Check out my blog as I add Christmas photos.

    Cheers,