Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Cheaters Christmas Cake - RECIPE
Cheaters Christmas Cake is a short-cut version of the traditional holiday recipe. Mixed Dried Fruit is soaked in chocolate milk and combined with flour to create the batter. Baked slowly, then glazed and decorated, the whole family will think you slaved for hours making this cake. Only you will know the truth! Give it a go!
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RECIPE FACT SHEET
INGREDIENTS IN THIS DISH:
1Kg Bag of Mixed Dried Fruit (Currents, Raisins, Mixed Citrus Peel etc)
600ml Chocolate Milk
2 Cups of Self Raising Flour
(or use Plain Flour and add 2 Teaspoons of Baking Powder)
2 Tablespoons of Apricot Jam (melted)
Assorted Nuts and Dried Fruit (for decorating)
Preparation Time: About 10 mins (plus chilling time)
Cooking Time: About 2.5 hours
ALL MEASUREMENTS GIVEN ARE AUSTRALIAN STANDARD METRIC
(Look up Google for a conversion chart if using Imperial)
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by Kevin MacLeod
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