Plum Cake | How to make Plum Cake

By Sumit Kapoor  |  1st Jan 2017  |  
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About Plum Cake Recipe

Soft, moist and spongy cake flavoured with rum

The delicious and mouthwatering Plum Cake is enjoyed by all. This dish is often prepared for special occasions including parties or festivals. Plum Cake is a good option when you want to cook something different . It is an amazing dish which is liked by people of all age groups. The flavourful ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Plum Cake. Sumit Kapoor shared Plum Cake recipe which can serve 10 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you learn how to make the delicious Plum Cake. Try this delicious Plum Cake recipe at home and surprise your family and friends. You can connect with the Sumit Kapoor of Plum Cake by commenting on the page. In case you have any questions around the ingredients or cooking process. The Plum Cake can also be given a rating. The "What's cooking" feature can be used to share your experience when you make Plum Cake with other users

Plum Cake

Ingredients to make Plum Cake

  • flour 2cups + 2 tbsp (for coating dry fruits)
  • Baking powder 1 1/4 tsp
  • baking soda 1/2 tsp
  • eggs 4
  • butter 200 gm
  • Vanila essence
  • For Spice Powder-
  • 1 small cinamon stick
  • cloves 2
  • cardamom 2
  • sugar 1 cup + 1/2 cup for caramel
  • Fruits and Nuts - cashews 15
  • walnuts 10
  • raisins 15
  • Cranberries 8
  • almonds 15
  • Bluberries 8
  • Tutty Fruity 1 tbsp
  • Rum 1 cup

How to make Plum Cake

  1. Soak all dry fruits and fruits in rum for 2 days .
  2. Preheat oven at 160 degree celcius .
  3. Seperate egg white and yolks .
  4. Beat egg yolks with sugar and butter until smooth and fluffy .
  5. For caramel - Heat 1/2 cup sugar with 1 tbsp water in a pan until dark brown and then add 1/2 cup water to it to dissolve remaining sugar crystals .
  6. Add this caramel to egg yolks .
  7. Add spice mix to egg yolks .
  8. Strain all dry fruits and fruits .
  9. Add remaining rum to egg yolks .
  10. Add vanila essence to yolks .
  11. Sift flour and all dry ingredients at least 3 times.
  12. Fold flour in yolks in three batches by cut and fold method .
  13. Beat egg white untill fluffy .
  14. Mix 2 tbsp flour to dry fruits and fruits to pevent sinking to bottom .
  15. Mix egg white to yolks in three batches .
  16. Mix dry fruits to the batter .
  17. Prepare a cake mould and cover with parchment paper and grease with butter .
  18. Trasfer batter to mould .
  19. Decorate top of batter with flour coated tutty fruity .
  20. Bake it for 50-55 mins at 180 degree celcius .

My Tip:

For better flavour, soak dry fruits for a week .

Reviews for Plum Cake (2)

Jahnavi Jonnalagaddaa year ago


Shilpa lad2 years ago

Lovely plum cake!

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