Spicy Fruit Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Spicy Fruit Cake recipe? Learn how to make Spicy Fruit Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by the_lovely_emma

Makes 20 servings



Lovely low calorie cake. Very soft, very moist, very easy to get right.

Recipe Ingredients for Spicy Fruit Cake

2 oz Margarine Soft
2 oz Light Brown Sugar
3 Eggs
6 oz Carrots
2 oz Dried Apricots
4 oz Glace Cherries
4 oz Sultanas
1 fruit+2-1/8"+dia Lemon
8 oz Self Raising Flour
1 tsp Baking Powder
1/2 tsp Salt
1 tsp Ground Mixed Spice
1 tsp Ground Ginger

Recipe Directions for Spicy Fruit Cake

  1. Pre-heat oven to Gas Mark 4/180*C/fan oven 160*C.

  2. Cream together marg and sugar until fluffy.

  3. Beat in eggs, adding them little by little.

  4. Add in grated carrots, chopped apricots, chopped glace cherries, sultanas and the zest of one lemon.

  5. Sift flour and fold in with baking powder salt and spices.

  6. Carefully spoon mix into tin.

  7. Bake for 1h 15m.

  8. Check by touch (should be firm), insert a skewer into centre and should come out clean

Categories

Citrus, Dairy, Eggs, Fruits, Brunch, Dessert, Snacks, American, American-Southern, American-Southwestern, Central/South American, Eastern European, English, FrenchGerman, Moroccan, Christmas, Cocktail Party, Easter, Valentine's Day, Advance, Bake, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 49.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
94
Calories from Fat
28
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.1g
5%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
28mg
9%
Sodium
102mg
4%
Potassium
102mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
14.6g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
5.0g
Protein
2.2g
Vitamin A 33% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* 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
B-
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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