Sunday, November 23, 2008

HEALTHY BOILED FRUIT CAKE

           There are hundreds of different recipes for fruit Cake,  all with slight variations 
on the same theme. In all cases is it a rich and little spicy cake crammed with sultanas, raisins, currants, Orange peel, etc.... mixed dry fruits.
This is a small treat for Christmas.


2 cups Mixed dry fruits
1 cup   Plain flour
1 cup   Self raising flour
1 cup   Brown sugar
1/4 sp Nutmeg powder
1/4 sp Cloves powder
100 g  Butter
1/2 sp Soda bicarbonate
2          Eggs

1. Place the mixed dry fruits, brown sugar, nutmeg powder, cloves powder, butter and 1/2 cup 
    water in a large saucepan and bring to the boil for 5 mints in low flame. remove from heat and     allow to cool.
2. Meanwhile lightly beaten the eggs.
3. Add the flours, soda bicarbonate and boiled dry fruit mixture to the beaten egg, mixing well.
4. Place mixture in a greased cake pan.
5. Bake in oven (at 200 degree c) for one hour or until skewer comes out clean.

20 comments:

Priya said...

Wow this seems delicious..this is completely new for me..

srikars kitchen said...

wow.. looks delicious...

Prashanti :) said...

hey,
nice recipe ... the dish looks yummy!!!! How did you come across my blog though???

Prashanti.

Happy cook said...

I love fruit cakes and this looks so yumm. Those dry fruits look really plumb.

Cham said...

Love fruit cake looks yum

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Wow lovely texture and they are tempting...

Suma Rajesh said...

looks yummy and healthy too with the nuts..

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

wow.. this is very different and new...good job.

Uma said...

mmm. looks so good! Yummy!

rekhas kitchen said...

mmm nice and helthy recipe sita will try this. ha ha haa na blog lo telugu vantalu kanipincatleda yika repatinuchi telugu vantale anni race end ki vachindi ga last andhra recipes pettukunna reddy ga vundandi mari

Vibaas said...

looks yummy and a very different recipe.

Sunanda said...

this looks soooo yummy...I will definitly try this for my kid as she loved fruit cake very much.This is the first time I visited yours blog..its looks awesome!!

Sunanda

Sireesha said...

Sounds very healthy and delicious..

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Awesome click! Loks so nice:)

Uj said...

Love fruit cake. Never tried making one though!!! Very nice texture

G.Pavani said...

ooh..it looks superab and yummy

Jayashree said...

Looks so moist and delish...

AnuSriram said...

That looks delicious and has an amazing texture!

Mansi said...

I've always been a fan of fruit cakes, and this looks great! Thanks so much for sharing this with us for the event!:)

Happy Thanksgiving!:)

karuna said...

the fruit cake looks perfect for teh holidays.