Christmas Plum Cake | How to make Christmas Plum Cake

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Byshalini venkatesh
Created on 17th Sep 2015
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  • By shalini venkatesh
    Created on 17th Sep 2015

Christmas Plum Cake, a succulent delicacy which is famous all over the world. Christmas Plum Cake is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the overflow of flavours, Christmas Plum Cake has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by shalini venkatesh is the perfect one to try at home for your family. It's a get together at home and you realise that you want to make a Christmas Plum Cake, just the perfect situation when you realise that you need to know how to make the perfect Christmas Plum Cake. So, at that time you can try out this delicious recipe by shalini venkatesh. The recipe of Christmas Plum Cakeis very simple and can be made in restaurant style using a few ingredients. The time taken while preparing Christmas Plum Cake is 45 minute. This recipe of Christmas Plum Cake is perfect to serve 5. Christmas Plum Cake is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or night party at home. And do remember that be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love it. So do try it next time!

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time45mins
  • Serves5People
Christmas Plum Cake

Ingredients to make Christmas Plum Cake

  • Atta/Wheat flour - 1 cup
  • Sugar - 1/2 Cup (for caramel)
  • Sugar - 1/4 cup
  • Unsalted butter - 7 tbsp
  • Cinnamon - 2 inch stick
  • Cardamom - 4
  • Cloves - 5
  • Fresh orange juice - 3/4 cup
  • Vanilla essence - 1 tsp
  • Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Baking soda - 1/2 tsp
  • Mixed fruit jam - 2 tbsp
  • A pinch of salt
  • Raisins - 50 gms
  • Fresh dates seedless - 1/4 cup
  • Walnut/cashew and tutti frutti each - 1/2 cups

How to make Christmas Plum Cake

  1. Take all dry fruits in a bowl. Melt butter and add to it and mix well.
  2. Take 1 tbsp water and 1/2 cup sugar in a thick bottom pan and melt till it becomes brown in colour and begins to caramelize.
  3. This will take approx 10 minutes. Take care as to not burn the caramel.
  4. Add this in the fruits. Let it cool. Take all spices and dry grind to fine powder. Add jam, orange juice, 1/2 cup sugar, salt, spice mix, vanilla essence to the fruits mixture.
  5. Mix well. Sieve wheat flour, baking powder and soda in a separate bowl and add to fruits mixture slowly. Mix well.
  6. Bake in microwave for 10-12 minutes on high. Let it cool, cut and serve.

Reviews for Christmas Plum Cake (3)

neha mehrotra7 months ago
Can I use desi ghee instead of butter

Madhuchanda Sharmaa year ago
i was looking for a microwave version! thanks for sharing this :)

Sujata Limbu2 years ago
seems simple and yummy!