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Fresh Cherry Crumble Cake


A warm slice of this certainly perks you up on a grey and drizzly January morning.....who said New Year was meant for diets!

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Fresh Cherry Crumble Cake
A fruity cake perfect with a cuppa
Ingredients
  • 140g Self Raising Flour
  • 1/2 TSP Cinnamon
  • 50g Caster Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 4 TBSP Milk
  • 85g Butter, melted
  • 250g Fresh Cherries, stoned
  • For the Crumble topping
  • 25g Plain Flour
  • 25g Caster Sugar
  • 25g Butter, diced
Instructions
Step 1: Preheat the oven to fan 160C/ conventional 180C/gas 4. Grease and base line a 20cm round cake tin, about 5cm deep. Sift the flour, cinnamon and caster sugar into a bowl. Make a well in the centre and add the egg, milk and melted butter, then combine with a wooden spoon or electric whisk. Beat well to make a thick, smooth mixture. Spoon into the tin and spread evenly.Step 2: Scatter the cherries over the mixture and gently press them in. Step 3: To make the topping, tip all the ingredients into a bowl. Rub in the butter with your fingers to make a crumb-like mixture, then work the mixture until it comes together in pea-sized pieces. Scatter the topping over the cherries.Step 4: Bake for 30-35 minutes until a skewer pushed into the centre comes out clean. Leave in the tin until cool enough to handle, then run a knife round the edge, remove the cake from the tin and leave on a wire rack until completely cold.
Details
Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 8-10 slices

Comments

  1. mmmm yummy!! January is not a month for diets!!! This is the biggest myth ever! Great way to start the year!!

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  2. My kind of cake - it would be lovely warm with ice cream too!

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  3. Thank´s for this recipe, it looks delicious and not difficult to prepare!

    Regards,

    @photorecipe

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