A fruit and nut topped christmas cake makes a light and fruity alternative to the traditional version. Christmas special fruitcake ive made this quick and easy christmas fruit cake many times during the past several years giving it to family and friends for gifts.
Top with colourful dried fruit and nuts if desired and a christmas ribbon.
Christmas cake toppings nuts fruit. Spoon the glazed fruits and nuts over the top of the cake to decorate. Try this free quick and easy fruit nut christmas cake recipe from countdownconz. Stand to allow the topping to stick.
If the top is uneven trim with a sharp knife to make a flat surface. Place the cake on a board or flat surface. Traditional mince pies.
If youve ever tried making your own christmas cake at home you will know the trials and tribulations of trying to decorate said cake with marzipan and roayl icing. What glazes can you use. Scroll down for my naked christmas cake with glazed nuts and cherries.
Wrap a festive ribbon around the cake. Forum list message list new topic. Fruit topping on christmas cakes october 25 2005 0951pm if i want to put cherries nuts etc on the top of my cake do i put them on before or after the cooking and what other toppings could i use as well as the above mentioned.
The cake will still be quite soft but will take the weight dont worry about it sinking. Traditional braised red cabbage. Bake for the remaining 30 mins until the cake is cooked and the nuts golden.
This pin was discovered by desneiges huber. Test for doneness by poking a skewer through the topping and into the cake. Put the festive fruit and nut cake on a plate or cake stand.
If your christmas cake simply must have icing try this easy finish. Sift 140g5oz icing sugar into a bowl then stir in egg white or cold water a little at a time until you have a smooth icing that drizzles easily from the tip of a dessert spoon. Try jamies fruit and nut christmas cake topping.
Posted by lyn v. Scatter the fruit and nut mix over the top in an even layer. Fruit topping on christmas cakes.
Vary the selection of fruit and nuts for the topping as desired. Leek onion and potato soup. Free fruit nut christmas cake recipe.
Showing products and prices for show products for. Discover and save your own pins on pinterest. This is suitable for all cakes and is good for people who dont like the extra sweetness of icing.
Delias glazed nut topping recipe. I also gave one to my doctor and he claims its the best hes ever tasted.