Plum Cake

Christmas is never complete without a delicious, traditional plum cake. It is commonly known as Christmas cake. It is rich in fruits and the traditional spice powders give a unique aroma for the cake.

Prep time: 25 min
Baking time: 45 min


  • 250 gm butter
  • 200 gm sugar
  • 5 eggs
  • 3 drops vanilla essence
  • 200 gm flour
  • 50 gm cashew nut powder
  • 300 gm dry fruits
  • 3 gm baking powder
  • 5 gm ginger powder, cinnamon powder, cloves and nutmeg (altogether)


Cream butter and sugar till smooth. Add beaten eggs and vanilla essence. Add flour, baking powder and spice powders to the mix. Save 50 gm of flour to mix in the dry fruits.

Mix dry fruits with flour and fold into the mix and pour into a buttered and flour dusted cake tin.

Bake at 200 degrees for 45 minutes. Decorate and serve.

Don’t forget to check out this Christmas Cake Recipe which is my favorite and on Christmas Recipes page you can find more Christmas Cake recipe ideas.

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