115 g dark brown sugar Place soaked fruit, water, butter, golden syrup and sugar in a saucepan. 1 cup self raising flour Combine the … Cool and add 1/2 cup of brandy / rum. Stir in the flour, bicarb and beaten egg. So a quick phone call to my mum … Fruit … 125 g Raisins. Explore. Slowly bring to the boil then remove from heat and add bicarbonate of soda mixed with one tablespoon boiling water. Fold in sifted flours, spices and vanilla essence. May 2, 2015 - This is a family recipe given to me by my Mum many years ago. 450 g Pineapple, canned. 2. Boil gently for 1-2 minutes. Grease and line three loaf tins. Adapting Grandmas Boiled Fruit Cake recipe was surprisingly easily. Refrigerated. cover loosely with a sheet of foil or brown paper if top of cake os … Add egg(s) and stir in flour and spices. Cool. 1 tsp Nutmeg. Preheat oven to 160-170 and grease and line the base of a 20cm tin 2. Food And Drink. 1 tsp carb soda. Place mixture in a greased and lined 20cm round cake pan. 175 g Butter. 1 cup … This is Mum’s Boiled Fruit Cake recipe. I didn't have dried fruit mix one time and substituted dates and now prefer this version. Yes tea! While many of us like this, she much prefers Aunty Elsie’s recipe. 1 tsp Bicarbonate of soda. Method; 1. One of my favourite cakes (you can have more than one) is a traditional fruit cake. 125g butter. Place in a 20cm round or square cake … 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 … 225 g Sultanas. 115 g raisins. 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!). Baking & spices. Boil the fruit, sugar and spice in the water for 5 minutes. Add passionfruit pulp, mixed 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. I swapped the butter for pumpkin, subbed Gluten Free flours for the Wheat flour and left out the sugar. 1 cup water. Add lightly beaten eggs mixing thoroughly. 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. With a boiled pineapple fruit cake you bring your fruit, sugar, butter, pineapple and alcohol to the boil in a saucepan. This allows the fruit to soak up the butter and alcohol flavours. Method. 1 cup plain flour. Cool for 15 minutes. 3. 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… Add the roughly chopped … In the past, I have made basically traditional cakes but they never all get eaten. Try this and you will come back for more. 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. Into a large saucepan add the … The result is the dried fruit plumping up and becoming juicy. This is a variation on the boiled fruit cake which is easy to make. Dessert. 1 tsp mixed spice. I don't ice this cake as it's quite rich enough. 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. Place mixture into … Mums Boiled Fruit Cake. I'm not a massive fan of heavy fruit cake for Christmas, but I want to make some sort of fruit cake. (N.B. This cake … This cake is always much tastier the following day and lasts really well. 5 Recipe's preparation. 434. This cake is always much tastier the following day and lasts really well. I'd written it down on a recipe card and somehow lost it! This is why a boiled fruit cake is called a boiled fruit cake. 1 or 2 eggs. Preheat the oven to 150C/300F/Gas 3. 115 g currants. 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. May 2, 2015 - This is a family recipe given to me by my Mum many years ago. 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