Dundee Cake Recipe
2 hrs 30 mins.
Dundee cake recipe. 6 to 8 servings. A traditional dundee cake comes from dundee scotland. Preheat the oven to 300 degrees f 275 f if using convection. Cream the sugar and butter until pale and fluffy.
Youll need to. Beat the butter and soft light brown sugar in a food processor. To make it more indulgent it is christmas after all debbie major has added glace cherries too. The cake is infused with an elegantly harmonic and well balanced combination of fruity aromas and flavours.
2 hrs 45 mins. Grease a deep 8 inch round cake tine line base and sides with greaseproof paper and then grease the paper. Method preheat the oven to 150c140c fangas 2. Add the eggs one at a time along with a teaspoon or so of the flour to prevent curdling.
They may not have realised what they were looking at but we think they have definitely seen an image of this iconic cake. Grease and double line a 20cm8in loose based deep cake tin with greaseproof paper. Its not rich and moist like a christmas cake but lighter and. Every slice of this dundee cake is a riot of colour.
This dundee cake is a delicious blend of pungent ginger sweet strawberries winey currants tart kiwi bright orange. Add the eggs one at a time beating well after each addition. A dundee cake makes a lighter take on the traditional christmas cake. Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
This dundee cake recipe uses candied fruit peel and candied cherries to make a delicious version of a scottish christmas favorite. There are a million and one versions of dundee cake so please dont write to me and say this isnt the real one. We think that nearly everyone has seen a picture of a dundee cake even if theyve never looked at a dundee cake recipe before. 4 your health this link opens in a new tab all people quilt this link opens in a new tab better homes gardens this link opens in a new tab.
The cake is distinctive alongside other rich fruit cakes by circles of blanched almonds on the surface of the cake. When its done it should have just a few crumbs attached. Grease and line a 8x3 inch round cake pan alternatively a 9 inch round cake pan. Delias traditional dundee cake recipe.
Check the cake after 50 minutes by inserting a wooden or metal skewer into the cake.