Thursday, June 7, 2012

Plum Cake

Bored with regular cakes!!! Try this with fully loaded Nuts & Dry Fruits...

Ingredients:

Atta - 1&1/2 Cup
Oil - 3/4 Cup
Sugar - 1/2 Cup, powdered (you can increase upto 3/4 Cup if need more sweet)
Brown Sugar - 1/4 Cup, powdered
Egg - 2 Large
Salt - a pinch
Cinnamon Powder - 1 tsp
Nutmeg - 1/4 tsp
Honey - 1 tbsp
Vanilla Extract - 1 tsp
Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
Raisins - a hand full (Soaked in water for 3-4 hours and chopped)
Anjeer - 4-5 (Chopped finely)
Almonds - 10-12 (Chopped finely)
Dates, seedless - 10-12 (Chopped finely)
Melon Seeds - 1 tbsp

Procedure:

  1. Sift atta, salt, baking powder, cinnamon powder and keep aside.
  2. With 1/4th Cup of sifted dry ingredients roll the chopped nuts and dry fruits and keep aside.
  3. Beat the oil and sugar powder. (including brown sugar)
  4. Add eggs one by one and beat until puffy.
  5. Now add vanilla extract, honey, nutmeg and mix it properly.
  6. Preheat the oven at 220°C.
  7. Add the dry ingredients and mix well with soft hands so that no lumps are produced.
  8. Now add the chopped nuts and dry fruits to it.
  9. Line a bake-ware and pour the mixture into it & sprinkle some melon seeds on top of it.
  10. Bake for 40 minutes @ 180°C.
 Linking to
Daily Cuppa @ Bake Fest # 8

 
from my kitchen

15 comments:

DivyaGCP said...

Delicious plum cake.Doesn't need any icing. Can have just like that. Yum!!
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PT said...

it is one of my fav. cake.. i used to impress my husband with this cake :)

R said...

this looks so tasty with all the dryfruits inside.

Maayeka said...

very soft and full of nuts!lovely cake

revathi said...

Cake looks awesome .. perfect for tea time..:))
Reva

Reshmi said...

my fav one anytime... lovely cake

Shama Nagarajan said...

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CaySera said...

always had a soft spot for fruit cake.....looks delish...thanks for sharing.

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Anisha said...

The cake is looking awesome... have to try this :)

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Lisa Young said...

Your photos are appetite capturing! After eating my Pizza Paradiso Orlando pizza, I feel like devouring this page too! thanks a lot for the recipe, I'll try this at home.

Lisa Young said...

Your photos are appetite capturing! After eating my Pizza Paradiso Orlando pizza, I feel like devouring this page too! thanks a lot for the recipe, I'll try this at home.