Healthy Christmas Cake

Healthy Christmas Cake
Contributed By
Caroline Trickey
Serves
12
Time
24 hours
This cake is incredibly quick and easy to make - made even easier by using Honest to Goodness already mixed Organic Dried Fruit which includes figs and cranberries.
Method

  1. Soak fruit in juice and brandy along with orange zest and linseeds for at least 2 hours, or overnight
  2. When ready to assemble, heat oven to 150 degrees and line 2 x 6 inch (15cm) cake tins or 1 x 8 inch (20cm) cake tin with greaseproof paper
  3. Sift the flour with cinnamon, nutmeg and ground ginger
  4. Stir flour mix through soaked fruit
  5. Spoon into prepared cake tin(s) and smooth top
  6. Decorate with nuts if using
  7. Bake for 30-35 minutes for 6 inch cakes or 45-50 minutes for 8 inch cake
  8. While still warm, brush with apricot jam
Ingredients

500g Honest to Goodness Organic Mixed Dried Fruit
1/3 cup brandy
2/3 cup orange juice
¼ teaspoon nutmeg
2 teaspoons ground organic brown linseeds
1 cup organic wholewheat self raising flour
½ teaspoon cinnamon
Apricot jam, for glazing
16 pecans or other nuts for decorating, optional
¼ teaspoon ground ginger
Zest of 1 orange


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  • Organic Linseed Brown 500g

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  • Organic Nutmeg Powder 50g

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    Nutmeg is the ground dried seed of a pear shaped fruit native to several Indonesian islands. Organic nutmeg has a warm spicy aroma and flavour and can be used in sweet or savoury cooking.
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  • Organic Cinnamon Powder (Ground) 45g

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    Planet Organic certified organic cinnamon zeylanicum ( true cinnamon ) from Sri Lanka is a mild spice used to flavour spiced cakes and biscuits. Organic cinnamon is especially good with apples and...
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  • Organic Mixed Dried Fruit 1KG

    Organic Mixed Dried Fruit 1KG

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