Gladdy’s Fruit Loaf

1 . Boil for 5 minutes and then set aside to cool: 2 cups sugar 50g butter 400gm any dried fruit/nuts 2 cups water 2 . Dissolve 1 tsp baking soda in 1/4 cup milk.  Add to cooled ingredients. 3.  Sift together 3 cups flour, 1 tsp mixed spice and add. 4.  Grease and line…

Spiced Date and Walnut Muffins

Spiced Date and Walnut Muffins 1/2 cup chopped dates 1/2 cup boiling water 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup milk 2 eggs Dry ingredients: 1 cup flour 1 cup wholemeal flour 1/2 cup brown sugar, lightly packed 3 tsp baking powder 2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped Optional : cream cheese…

GINGERBREAD LOAVES

225 gm butter1 cup each: golden syrup / light muscovado or brown sugar2 cups flour1 tsp each : baking soda / baking powder1 tbsp ground ginger1/2 tsp each : mixed spice / cinnamon2 eggs, lightly beaten1 cup milk Preheat oven to 180 deg C. Line two 11x22cm loaf pans with baking paper melt butter, golden…

CARROT CAKE

1 cup flour1 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp baking soda1/2 tsp salt1 cup sugar2 eggs1 1/2 cup grated carrot1/2 cup veg oil1/4 cup chopped walnuts (optional) sift dry ingredients togetherbeat eggs and oil, add sugar, sifted dry ingredients, carrots and nuts Bake at 175 deg C for 25 to 30 min.