Rich Christmas Cake

Rich Christmas cake to brighten up your Christmas.

Rich Christmas Cake

From Odlums  


  • 450g/1lb Odlums Strong White Flour
  • 350g/12oz Shamrock Dark Muscovado Sugar
  • 350g/12oz Butter or Margarine
  • 675g/1½lb Shamrock Raisins
  • 675g/1½lb Shamrock Sultanas
  • 125g/4oz Shamrock Mixed Peel
  • 175g/6oz Shamrock Cherries (chopped)
  • 25g/1oz Shamrock Apricots (chopped)
  • 50g/2oz Shamrock Walnuts (chopped)
  • 50g/2oz Shamrock Ground Almonds
  • 50g/2oz Shamrock Chopped Almonds
  • ½ teaspoon Goodall's Cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon Goodall's Nutmeg
  • ½ teaspoon Goodall's Mixed Spice
  • Pinch of Salt
  • 8 Eggs
  • Juice & Rind of 1 Lemon
  • Juice & Rind of 1 Orange
  • 1 tablespoon Glycerine (optional)
  • 1 Glass Dark Jamaican Rum

You will also need :

  • 10"round/9"square cake tin


  • Line tin with a double layer of greaseproof paper and a layer of brown paper.
  • Put sultanas, raisins, candied peel, cherries, apricots, walnuts, almonds, rind of orange and rind of lemon in a large mixing bowl. Mix well. Add the rum, juice of orange and lemon. Leave covered overnight.
  • Sieve the flour, salt, nutmeg, cinnamon and mixed spice together.
  • Cream butter/margarine and sugar together. Add the beaten eggs gradually with half the sieved flour mixture, giving a nice soft mixture.
  • Mix the remaining flour into the fruit mixture. Combine both mixtures together and stir well.
  • Finally, add the glycerine and mix until all ingredients are well blended.
  • Transfer to prepared tin and bake at 140°C/275°F/Gas 1 in a central oven position for 5 hours approximately. After 4 hours, check at half hourly intervals.
  • Recipe Notes:
  • This cake can also be baked using Odlums Cream Plain Flour
  • As oven temperatures vary, cooking times may need adjusting to suit your own oven. For fan assisted ovens see manufacturer's handbook.


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Cake Magazine: Rich Christmas Cake
Rich Christmas Cake
Rich Christmas cake to brighten up your Christmas.
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