Fruit Cake Recipe by Steph's World

Fruit Cake Recipe // Perfect for Autumn & Winter

I recently made this family fruit cake for a birthday and remembered how much I loved this recipe. It is so easy to make, but I have to say it is not the healthiest cake. It is delicious though and perfect for the cooler Autumnal weather.

Ingredients for Fruit Cake Recipe

Fruit Cake Recipe // Super Easy & Super Unhealthy
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Serves: 10
 
An easy to make hearty Fruit Cake, perfect for the cooler weather.
Ingredients
  • 1lb Self Raising Flour
  • 2 tsp Baking Powder
  • 2 tsp Mixed Spice
  • 80g Caster Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Demerara Sugar
  • 8oz Margarine
  • 4 Eggs
  • 10 tbsp Milk
  • 4oz Mixed Fruit
  • 4oz Cherries
Instructions
  1. Mix together the Margarine, Caster Sugar and Demerara Sugar until smooth.
  2. Add the Mixed Spice and Baking Powder to the mix.
  3. Sieve in half of the Self Raising Flour, add 2 of the Eggs and 5 tbsp's of Milk and mix together.
  4. Now add the other half of the Self Raising Flour, 2 Eggs and 5 tbsp's of Milk.
  5. Once all mixed together until a thick mixture, add the Mixed Fruit.
  6. Half the Cherries and add to the mix.
  7. Bake for 60-70 Minutes on 180°C, until cooked all the way through.

Fruit Cake Recipe

  • Sarah Pears

    I’m not the biggest fan of fruit cake, but my husband LOVES it, so I might make this for him! Thanks for sharing it! <3

    Sarah | http://www.justbuttonsblog.co.uk