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Light Fruit Cake



Light Fruit Cake

  • 120 g sultanas
  • 120 g raisins
  • 175 g Butter
  • 135 g sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 eggs
  • 225 g plain flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 lemon, Juiced
  • 6
    1h 5min
    Preparation 5min
  • 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. 1. Preheat oven to 170 degrees. Line loaf tin with baking paper.
    2. Boil kettle. Place a bowl on top of the lid, and weigh the sultanas and raisins into the bowl. Remove bowl from lid. Cover raisins and sultanas with boiling water. Set aside.
    3. Add butter, sugar and vanilla to mixing bowl. Mix 20 seconds, speed 6.
    4. Add eggs to mixing bowl. Mix 10 seconds, speed 4. Scrape down sides. Repeat.
    5. Add flour and baking powder to mixing bowl. Mix 10 seconds, speed 4. Scrape down sides. Repeat.
    6. Drain water from sulatanas and raisins (use simmering basket). Add drained sultanas and raisins and lemon juice to mixing bowl. Mix 5 seconds, Counter-clockwise operation speed 4.
    7. Place mixture in loaf tin and bake for 1 hour. Check cake is cooked through with a skewer. Remove from tin and place on cake rack to cool.
    8. Serve in slices, with butter if you fancy.

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