Spiced Date and Walnut Cake Recipe

Spiced Date and Walnut Cake Recipes

Ingredients :

2.5 cups wholemeal self-raising flour

2 tsp mixed spice

scant 1 cup chopped dates

1/2 cup chopped walnuts

4 tbsp sunflower oil

1/2 cup dark muscovado sugar

1.25 cups skimmed milk

walnut halves, to decorate

Method :

Preheat the oven to 180C / 350F / Gas 4. Grease and line a 2lb loaf tin with greaseproof paper. Sift together the self-raising flour and mixed spice, adding back any bran from the sieve. Stir in the dates and walnuts. Mix the oil, sugar and milk, then add to the dry ingredients. Mix well then spoon the mixture into the prepared tin. Arrange the walnut halves over the top of the cake mixture. Bake the cake for 45-50 minutes, or until golden brown and firm. Turn out the cake, remove the lining paper and leave to cool on a wire rack.

Makes 1 cake

Mixed spice adds a warm flavor to this low-fat, high-fibre cake. Simple serve it on its own, or spread it with butter and honey for an extra special snack.

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