Christmas Cake 1936.
You can have Christmas Cake 1936 using 7 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you achieve that.
Ingredients of Christmas Cake 1936
- You need 1 lb of each sugar, butter, flour, currants, raisins.
- You need 1/2 lb of sultanas.
- Prepare 1/2 of nutmeg, grated.
- Prepare of Rind of 1 lemon.
- It's 4 oz of candied peel.
- You need 2 oz of almonds.
- It's 8 of eggs.
Christmas Cake 1936 step by step
- Mix all dry ingredients together.
- In a separate bowl cream together sugar and butter.
- Break eggs into a basin one by one and have flour near at hand.
- Add half an egg and 1tsp flour to the butter and sugar and gently stir in.
- Repeat until all eggs are in.
- Tip in the rest of the flour lightly and stir gently in. Beat well for 20 minutes (if doing by hand that is).
- Gently tip in rest of ingredients. Bake for about four hours.