Boiled Sultana Cake

    Boiled Sultana Cake

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    This is an easy and wonderfully tasty sultana cake. Initially the sultanas are boiled which creates a nice soft fruit that some other versions of sultana cakes don't have.

    Ingredients
    Serves: 12 

    • 2 cups sultanas
    • 2 cups (500ml) water
    • 1/2 cup (125ml) vegetable oil
    • 1 cup (250ml) cold water
    • 2 cups (440g) white sugar
    • 4 cups (500g) plain flour
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt

    Directions
    Preparation:30min  ›  Cook:1hour  ›  Ready in:1hour30min 

    1. Boil sultanas in water for 15 minutes. Remove from heat.
    2. Add vegetable oil and cold water to the sultanas.
    3. Mix sugar, flour, spices, bicarbonate of soda and salt in a large bowl.
    4. Add the sultana mixture and stir until just mixed.
    5. Pour into a greased and floured 22x32cm cake tin and bake for one hour in a preheated 180 degrees C oven. It is done if a toothpick comes out clean.

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    Reviews (3)

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    5

    Very easy to make and a delicious result. Only took about 35 minutes to cook, not an hour. - 17 Jul 2011

    LekshmyShaji
    0

    - Rated on - 21 Feb 2016

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    0

    Very easy and quick to whip up. Very nice - 25 Jul 2014

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