Looking at recipes it looks like it might be chewy and a bit hard due to the boiled honey? Saddest things a toddler has said this year. As the batter doesn't contain any almonds it is a good idea to "feed" the cake well with alcohol or orange juice to make sure that it is nice and moist. Adjust the colors to match the wrapping under your tree or use classic red and green for the season. When we hear the word Christmas so many things come to our mind like Christmas Tree, Crib, Midnight Mass and of course the fruit cake & wine.Usually the preparations for making fruit cake starts at least a month ahead. Time to put some fruit down now! The Chocolate Fruit Cake from Christmas (p180) is moist due to the ground almonds (almond meal) in the cake batter. Made with almond flour, coconut flour, dried fruit, mixed spices and a little orange zest for a lovely authentic festive feel. Item price. Panforte is yummy if you're okay with mixed peel or other fruits. I quite like the sound of an even denser, smoother fruit cake. Oooh, I'm making that apple and walnut cake RIGHT NOW! 0 in trolley. Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya shares a brand-new bake that takes all the best festive flavours such as dried fruit and spice and puts them in a delicious, easy-slice cake 55 mins . You need to soak fruits and stuff. To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account. Oct 5, 2018 - This chocolate Christmas cake recipe is a delicious twist on the traditional cake. 4 Ingredient Christmas Cake * 1 kg mixed fruit (I add a packet of glacé cherries) * 2 cups chocolate milk * 1/2 - 3/4 cup Baileys (my preference) * 2 cups self-raising flour 1. Bloody gorg, it is! 2. I don't bother with Christmas dinner. (DD frowned on this but conceeded it did taste good )Best eaten the next day if you can wait or failing that warm with good icecream. Nigella's easy chocolate fruit cake is dark, moist and delicious - loaded with coffee and orange flavours. Until I came across this recipe. It doesn’t last very long because it’s so more-ish. ive used cherry brandy and dark rum. It has become a yearly family tradition to make this fruitcake & does not go to waste. I'm going to give it a trial run this weekend. Unfortunately for these recipes we would not recommend substituting flour for the ground almonds as the flour will alter the proprtions of the cake mixture and the texture and moisture of the finished cakes will be affected. Introduction. It would therefore be a bit mean of me to make a Christmas cake containing nuts, ground almonds or even topped with marzipan ! Preheat oven to 160°C / 320°F (140°C fan). Thanks! Cocoa gives a rounded mellow flavour to fruity Christmas cake, and remember a rich fruit cake only gets better with storage time. What kind of texture does panforte have, AngelDog? Mmmmm! Trumpton, I would love the Dutch apple and walnut cake recipe please! ReshapeIt is divineIm no expert, but baking wise it seems to work?Ive only ever made it like that so I cant really compare to a non zapped fruit one.It is dense but moist.heres a recipe for Jamaican black cakeThere are lots of recipes available online, the one above uses the zapping soaked fruits method but not all do.My recipe is on a bit of paper in a drawer somewhere hopefully i'll find it soon its not too different to the one in the link but I think they all vary slightly. This is bog standard sponge. White chocolate, orange & cranberry Christmas cake. Chocolate swiss roll 'Christmas log' (lots of butter icing)Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall's chocolate chestnut cake theordinarycook.co.uk/tag/river-cottage/. Thank you {% member.data['first-name'] %}.Your comment has been submitted. 0 in trolley. However, my mother-in-law makes a beautiful Caribbean cake which is full of fruits but I don't taste the fruits at all because it's all minced up! Thanks. I know there are a lot of ingredients listed, but you don’t have to do much more than bung them in a pan and stir, and even then only lightly. Print me. Victria spong [gri]What about Nigella Lawson Clementine cake? https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/.../a564653/chocolatecherrycake Answered on 5th November 2011. allrecipes.co.uk/recipe/21922/christmas-chocolate-fruit-cake.aspx This cake is moist, dense, and tasty. Easy . (or would if I didn't have slight issue of 10 month old leg growth, aka. Stollen .... Now there's an idea....we love marzipan, it could work.... No idea how to make it though; off to google. 5 out of 5 stars (2) Item price. I will check back later and post the apple cake recipe if wanted. 7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating. https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/mumsnet_surveys/a4112595-MNer-with-at-least-one-car-in-your-household-Take-this-survey-100-voucher-to-be-won. Do you have questions about creating positive bathroom habits and routines? Waitrose Christmas Mini Sponge Cup Cakes 9s. This is page 1 of 1 (This thread has 25 messages.). Grease and line a 21 - 22 cm / 8 - 9" round cake pan with … Asked by chillihaha. This is the perfect cut-and-come again cake for any time of the year. Quantity of Waitrose Christmas Mini Sponge Cup Cakes in trolley 0. My fruits have been soaking for literally years so im really looking forward to the end product! Dutch apple and walnut cake is good too and solid enough to top with marzipan . Marzipan is usually used to smooth out the bumps in a Christmas cake. Instead you could use a roughed-up snowscene type icing with royal icing (see Christmas, p176) without a marzipan layer, or use a double layer of ready to roll (rolled fondant) icing instead. Kind of a cross between a cake and a huge toffee-type sweet IYSWIM. Instead we would suggest looking at the Time-Honoured Christmas Cake in Feast (p96). DS2, who will not detatch in order to allow me to bake. 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