Christmas Fruit Cake | How to make Christmas Fruit Cake

By sapana behl  |  20th Dec 2015  |  
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  • Christmas Fruit Cake, How to make Christmas Fruit Cake
Christmas Fruit Cakeby sapana behl
  • Prep Time

    15

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  • Cook Time

    45

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  • Serves

    6

    People

133

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About Christmas Fruit Cake Recipe

An eggless fruit cake made with dried fruits and nuts .

Christmas Fruit Cake

Ingredients to make Christmas Fruit Cake

  • 1 and 1/2 cup all purpose flour +extra for dusting
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 and 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon all spice powder
  • 1/4 cup tutti fruti
  • 1/4 cup almonds
  • 1/4 cup cashew nuts
  • 1/4 cup raisins
  • 1/8 cup walnuts
  • 1/4 cup dates
  • 1/8 cup apricots
  • 1 cup apple juice
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup hot water
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted

How to make Christmas Fruit Cake

  1. Preheat the oven at 180 degrees and line and dust the 8" cake tin with butter and dry flour or parchment paper.
  2. Chop all the dried fruits , and soak them in apple juice for one day. Drain the dried fruits just before baking the cake and dust them with dry flour.
  3. Sift together all purpose flour, all spice powder, baking powder and salt. Set it aside.
  4. Take a bowl and put in the brown sugar, add butter milk and whisk it . Then add baking soda and whisk again . Wait till it becomes frothy.
  5. Next, add melted butter and whisk again. Add the sifted flour into the sugar mixture in two batches. Mix it gently .
  6. Add dried fruits and nuts, stir gently and add hot water if required. Pour this it into the prepared pans and bake for 45 minutes at 180 degrees.
  7. Check with toothpick inserted in the center . Once cooked, let the cake cool on a wire rack. Slice and serve.

Reviews for Christmas Fruit Cake (2)

Reneetha Kancherla2 years ago

one cup means how is it measured.. can u plz tell I am trying to bake for d first time
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Namrata Malik2 years ago

is necessary to put apple juice.
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