Remove from the heat and let stand for 45 minutes or until it is cool. Get every recipe from Baking by Margaret Fulton Spoon mixture into the prepared tin, smoothing the top.  -  Would you butter the bread first? Combine the water, dried fruit, sugar and butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Oops! The email addresses you've entered will not be stored and will only be used to send this email. Combine the water, dried fruit, sugar and butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Meanwhile, preheat oven to 175C. I used 8 fluid ozs of Cold Tea instead of just water Fabulous flavour Add lightly beaten eggs mixing thoroughly. Oops! To stop it drying out while cooling, it’s advisable to drape a clean tea towel over … Mix the flour, bicarbonate of soda and egg in a bowl. This simple fruit cake can be eaten by itself or sliced and served with butter. Sift the flour, bicarb soda and mixed spice into a large bowl. Set aside. 09 Oct 2014, Excellent cake,added cherries and mixed spice second time round....yummmy Just added half a teaspoon of mixed spice, house smelt lovely too I only used 500g dried fruit mix as thats all I had but that is more than adequate. I have used this cake for all special occasions and everyone just loves it. Bake for 90 minutes in the preheated oven, until a skewer or knife inserted into the top comes out clean. Pour in the boiled mixture, and stir until well blended. Fantasic cake, have adapted slightly to include cherries and nuts and today added golden syrup..........great results every time (so far anyway), Amazing. A condensed milk sandwich? So it’s altogether possible that the original recipe was nothing like this, but this version works. Something went wrong. Place the mixed fruit and nuts, sugar, margarine, bicarbonate of soda, water and brandy in a large pan and bring to a boil. Ingredients Preheat the oven to 150 C. Grease a 20-23cm x13 cm loaf tin and line with baking paper or alfoil. It really appealed because I don't like the booziness of some fruit cakes and this didn't have any! ALL RIGHTS RESERVED ©2020 Allrecipes.com, Inc. Preheat the oven to 150 C / Gas mark 2. Grease and line a 2lb bread tin. While this recipe has received rave reviews and become a staple for many readers, I’ve teamed up with All-Clad to showcase their new Pro-Release Bakeware Set and Silicone Tools, and give this fruit cake recipe … 30 Nov 2008, Used different ingredients. 3 Bake for 40 minutes then reduce … Try adding a teaspoon of mixed spice to the mixture for a tasty twist. Cool cake in the tin for at least 10 minutes before removing. Place in a 20cm round … Something else. Grease a loaf tin or round cake tin. Share This Product. 0. print. BOILED FRUIT MIXTURE 4 oz Brown Sugar 8 oz margarine or butter 1lb mixed fruit 2 tsp mixed spice 1/2 Pint Milk FOR THE CAKE … Bring to the boil, stirring occasionally, and boil gently … Pour into the prepared tin and smooth to make the top of the cake even. When mixture is cool, add flour and eggs, mixing well. It's moist, heavy and beautiful. Preheat the oven to 150 degrees C. Grease a 23x12cm loaf tin and line with greaseproof paper. Line a deep 20cm (8in) cake tin with greaseproof paper. The first step was to heat a can of condensed milk, butter, raisins, sultanas, currants and glacé cherries in a pan until the butter had melted. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED ©2020 Allrecipes.com, Inc. Preheat the oven to 170 C / Gas 3.  -  2 cups dried fruit 1 tsp. Home Recipes Cakes Boiled Fruit Cake Boiled Fruit Cake A quickly mixed, everyday fruit cake. 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