Spotted Dick Cake

Spotted Dick Cake Recipe

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Kathy Hildebrand

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An British classic dessert, usually a pudding, is served up cake-style.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 1/4 c
    butter, unsalted
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 3
    egg yolks
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 1 c
    currants
  • 1/2 c
    water

How to Make Spotted Dick Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
    Line two 8” round pans with parchment paper and set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt. Set aside.
    In a small bowl, soak currants in water.Set aside
  3. In a stand mixer, cream butter and sugar. Add eggs, egg yolks and vanilla. Once combined, alternate adding flour mixture and sour cream.Remove bowl from stand mixer and fold in soaked currants.
  4. Fill prepared cake pans with batter and bake for 30-40 minutes, checking after 30 with a toothpick.
  5. Once cooled, top with your favorite frosting

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About Spotted Dick Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: UK/Ireland
Other Tag: For Kids




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