Christmas Cakes

Christmas Cakes

Christmas cake as good luck charm and mostly people gift Christmas cake to their loved ones at the time christmas. It is a type of fruitcake served at Christmas time. Christmas cake is decorated with yummy cooking items like jellies, fruits and strawberries. People share these Christmas cake by writing their Christmas Cake Greetings, Christmas cake as a gift with the help of Internet or send Christmas Cake Pictures for their friends and family members.Some of the favourite Christmas Cake Recipes are as follow:
CakeTraditional Christmas Cake
12oz Currants
12ozs Golden raisins
8oz Raisins
8oz Brown sugar
8oz Butter or Margarine
10oz Flour
4oz Mixed peel
Glace cherries
1/2 Lemon – grated rind
Orange – grated rind
2 oz Chopped almonds
1-1/2 tsp Mixed spice
1 tbs Black treacle (Molasses)
Pinch salt
5 Eggs
Milk if required

Plum Christmas Cake Recipe
Raisins(Onakka munthiri) – 1 lb
Dates(Eenthapazham) – 1 lb
Candied fruits and orange and lemon peel – 1 cup
Gold rum – 1 cup
Cashews – 2 cups
All-purpose flour(Maida) – 4 cups
Baking powder – 3 tsp
Butter – 1 lb
Sugar – 4 cups
Sugar – 1 cup (to make caramelized syrup)
Eggs – 12 nos
Dry ginger(Chukku) powder – 1 heaped tsp
Salt – 3 tsp
Pure Vanilla essence – 4 tsp
Cinnamon(Karugapatta) powder – 1 heaped tsp
Nutmeg(Jathikka) powder – 1 heaped tsp
Cloves(Grambu) powder – 1 heaped tsp


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