Quick'n'Easy "Madeira" Cake recipe

Quick'n'Easy "Madeira" Cake recipe from carol49cat

can make in advance vegetarian
Category Cakes and biscuits recipes
Serves8 or 12 slices - depending on greed!
Prep time15 mins
Cook time75 mins

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170g margarine
170g ounces sugar
225g self-raising flour
small teaspoon baking powder
3 medium eggs
2 tablespoons milk

Handy Hint

Vary your recipe by adding halved glacé cherries, or chopped apricots, or one chopped desert apple - or anything else you might have on hand!


Put all ingredients into bowl and roughly mix together with a spoon for one minute. Then use electric mixer to blend until smooth and glossy.
Tip into lined 8 inch tin, smooth the top and bake at 160 C (fan 140 C) for 75 minutes.

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From: carol49cat on Thu 01-Aug-13 21:20:37 Overall rating: 0.0
Be careful when adding "wet" extras, they make the cake a bit fragile.