Mini Simnel Cakes Recipe

Looking for an easy Mini Simnel Cakes recipe? Learn how to make Mini Simnel Cakes using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by melibugs

Makes 8 servings



mini simnel cakes! makes 4 small cakes but I think each would serve two :)

Recipe Ingredients for Mini Simnel Cakes

20 grams Butter
140 grams Unsweetened Apple Sauce
115 grams Sugars, Granulated
28 grams Mincemeat
120 grams Marzipan
200 grams Mixed Dried Fruit
25 grams Almonds Ground
2 medium Egg, Whole
145 grams Flour
1 tsp Ginger, Ground

Recipe Directions for Mini Simnel Cakes

  1. Preheat the oven to 160deg.

  2. Melt the butter in a pan with the ginger and about 50ml water and simmer.

  3. Beat the sugar and apple sauce together

  4. Add one egg and beat

  5. Add another egg and a tbspn flour and beat

  6. Mix in the rest of the flour, almonds and simmered fruit.

  7. Divide half the mixture into four 5cm cake tins (I just used empty baked bean tins lined with baking parchment!)

  8. Roll out 1' balls of marzipan and place into the mixture.

  9. Divide the remaining mixture into the 4 tins to cover the marzipan

  10. Bake in the oven for 1hr

  11. Leave to stand for 10mins before tipping out.

  12. Gorgeous hot, I used jam to cover the tops in marzipan.

Categories

Easter

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 110.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
319
Calories from Fat
58
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.5g
10%
Saturated Fat
1.8g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
52mg
17%
Sodium
31mg
1%
Potassium
19mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
59.6g
20%
Dietary Fiber
1.6g
6%
Sugars
18.2g
Protein
5.0g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 2% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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