Moist Date And Walnut Cake

Moist Date And Walnut Cake

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125 g Raisins
250 g Dates; chopped
185 g Sultanas
275 g Unsalted butter
1 400-gram tin sweetened condensed milk
275 ml Water
60 g Walnuts; chopped
150 g Plain flour
150 g Wholemeal self-raising flour
1/2 ts Bi-carbonate of soda
60 g Glace cherries; halved
1 tb Orange marmalade

Original recipe makes 1



1. Place raisins, dates, sultanas, butter, condensed milk and water in a large saucepan and bring to the boil. Simmer gently, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes. Set aside to cool. 2. Pre-heat oven to 180deg.C. Line a 30cm X 20cm cake tin with Glad Bake. 3. Sieve flours and bi-carbobnate of soda into a large mixing bowl. Add fruit mixture with cherries and marmalade and mix well. Spoon into prepared tin and bake about 30-40 minutes or until golden on top and cooked when tested with a wooden skewer. Remove from oven and cool on a wire rack. Per serving: 4662 Calories (kcal); 293g Total Fat; (54% calories from fat); 57g Protein; 503g Carbohydrate; 738mg Cholesterol; 580mg Sodium Food Exchanges: 1/2 Grain(Starch); 2 Lean Meat; 0 Vegetable; 17 Fruit; 57 1/2 Fat; 15 1/2 Other Carbohydrates Converted by MM_Buster v2.0n.

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This recipe was really simple with minimal mixing and equipment needed. I particularly liked that it didn't require eggs but bound well and was exceptionally moist.
leannegtaylor 7y ago

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