Tag: glacé fruits

Cakes, Easter

Chocolate Tiffin

With Easter upon us I have been thinking of quick and easy chocolate recipes and have come up with a basic Chocolate Tiffin recipe and a couple of interesting variations – Chocolate Ginger Tiffin and Chocolate Tiffin with Glacé Fruit and Brandy. Chocolate Tiffin is a chocolate treat combining biscuits […]

Christmas, Cakes

Boiled Fruit Cake for Christmas

My Christmas Cake for this year is going to be a jazzed up version of my Old Fashioned Boiled Fruit Cake – I’m calling it simply Boiled Fruit Cake for Christmas. You can make this type of fruit cake nearer to Christmas as it does not need to mature like […]

Cakes

Old Fashioned Boiled Fruit Cake

The old fashioned boiled fruit cake recipe I use for the tea rooms definitely satisfies a comfort food craving. For this boiled fruit cake recipe the dried and glacé fruits are simmered with sherry, butter and sugar until they are plump and glistening, making a moist rich fruit cake. A […]