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Dundee Cake Recipe

2 hrs 30 mins.

Dundee cake recipe. Method preheat the oven to 150c140c fangas 2. Preheat the oven to 300 degrees f 275 f if using convection. 6 to 8 servings. Grease and double line a 20cm8in loose based deep cake tin with greaseproof paper.

The cake is infused with an elegantly harmonic and well balanced combination of fruity aromas and flavours. They may not have realised what they were looking at but we think they have definitely seen an image of this iconic cake. Check every 10 minutes its important not to overcook this cake so the centre will be a little soft. Every slice of this dundee cake is a riot of colour.

Add the eggs one at a time beating well after each addition. A traditional dundee cake comes from dundee scotland. This dundee cake is a delicious blend of pungent ginger sweet strawberries winey currants tart kiwi bright orange. 2 hrs 45 mins.

Grease a deep 8 inch round cake tine line base and sides with greaseproof paper and then grease the paper. Cream the sugar and butter until pale and fluffy. What i can guarantee is that this is a beautiful cake. There are a million and one versions of dundee cake so please dont write to me and say this isnt the real one.

Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the eggs one at a time along with a teaspoon or so of the flour to prevent curdling. 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. A dundee cake makes a lighter take on the traditional christmas cake.

We think that nearly everyone has seen a picture of a dundee cake even if theyve never looked at a dundee cake recipe before. Grease and line a 8x3 inch round cake pan alternatively a 9 inch round cake pan. Its a less rich crumblier alternative to the hefty traditional christmas cake. This dundee cake recipe uses candied fruit peel and candied cherries to make a delicious version of a scottish christmas favorite.

Youll need to. Delias traditional dundee cake recipe. Its not rich and moist like a christmas cake but lighter and. 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.