Community Recipe: Microwave Fruit Cake/ Pudding


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Delicious and mega easy fruit cake made in microwave, serves 4


  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 70 g self-raising flour
  • 30 g honey
  • ½ zest and juice from half orange
  • 30 g wholemeal flour
  • 20 g grated carrot
  • 30 g black treacle
  • 1 tsp ground mix spice
  • 20 g butter
  • 100 g dried mixed fruit
  • 10 g desiccated coconut

Step 1

Melt the butter with honey and treacle

Step 2

Grated in the carrot and zest Measure all the dry ingredients and add to the butter mixture

Step 3

Stir the mixture so that it is starting to come together and then add the egg and orange juice

Step 4

Mix until well combined and put in a greased small bowl or tin

Step 5

Put in microwave for 2 mins then check it using skewer. Microwave for another 2 minutes or so until skewer comes out clean It may not look done but the skewer will tell you Once done, turn out and leave to cool or eat warm with cream or custard Best eaten on day it's made, though it won't last long as it is delicious

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