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Feijoa & Date Cake



16 piece(s)


  • 140 g Dates pitted
  • 200 g feijoas, cut in half and flesh scooped out
  • 170 g water
  • 125 g Butter, cut in pieces
  • 225 g white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 170 g plain flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder


  • 50 g Butter
  • 35 g Milk
  • 70 g brown sugar
  • 70 g sliced almonds
  • 6
    1h 20min
    Preparation 20min
  • 7
  • 8
    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Place dates into the bowl and chop 8 sec / speed 7


    Add feijoa's and water and cook for 5 min / 100C / reverse speed 1


    Set aside in another bowl to cool


    Preheat oven to 180C.  Line a baking pan.


    Rinse bowl out and add butter, sugar, egg & vanilla essence and mix 2 min / speed 4


    Scrape down sides and add flour, baking powder & feijoa mixture and mix 20 sec / speed 3


    Pour into tin and cook for 40 minutes.  Then pour over topping and cook as below

  2. Topping
  3. Place butter and milk in bowl and heat 2 min / 50C / speed 1


    Add other ingredients and mix 10 sec / reverse speed 3


    Pour over cake and bake for another 10 minutes


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Feijoa's can be substituted with pears.


Beautiful winter desert with caramel sauce and cream.


Freezes well.



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