Skip to main content
logo
Food Advertising by

Fruit Pastry Cake ~ Revisited


I made this again for a friend's birthday.  I doubled the recipe and made it into a 9 inch square cake.  As it's thicker and bigger the cake took an extra 10 mins. baking time and do remember to cover it with foil for the remaining 15 mins.  As it is now, compared to my previous post, this cake is more brown. 



Before and after baking.



After applying some 'make-up' ..... it certainly  looks pretty!




Do check out the  Recipe from here.

Comments

  1. Cheah...what a great friend you are..I also wish I have someone to bake a birthday cake for me for once :p Your cake looks great :) and I am sure your friend is happy with it :)

    ReplyDelete
  2. wow Cheah!! this cake looks so good.. i m sure your friend loves it very much!

    ReplyDelete
  3. everyone seems to love making this cake. I got to make one too...hmmm Yours look really good :D

    ReplyDelete
  4. Looking at your beautiful cake makes me want to make one again:D This is a very nice cake indeed, my family love it very much.

    ReplyDelete
  5. your friends lucky to have you as a good baker!

    ReplyDelete
  6. I will try and make this cake one day too :0

    ReplyDelete
  7. Elin
    Yes,my friend liked it!

    Claire
    Yes, luckily it was big enough to be shared!

    Zoe
    Yes, welcome aboard!

    Jeannie
    Since your family likes it, no harm in baking another!

    Sonia
    I think a home baked cake is a suitable present for a birthday.

    Penny
    Yes, try it and you won't regret!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Cheah, I love to bake this cake too! Not one time but three times... ;DD

    ReplyDelete
  9. this is a cake that best to bake for friends, delicious and pretty look. You are such a good friend, wish I have friend like you can cook and bake so well.

    ReplyDelete
  10. very pretty indeed! I bet it taste even better!

    ReplyDelete
  11. wow, i havent thought of this cake for a while. thanks for the reminder, i shall revisit it soon enuff!

    ReplyDelete
  12. Anncoo
    This cake is truly addictive, tastewise and also it's pretty!

    Jess
    I'm just experimenting with my cooking and baking to keep myself occupied! Lots of room to improve and learn from other bloggers!

    3 hungry tummies
    This cake tastes great as it's not overly sweet.

    Sanjeeta
    Thank you.

    crustabakes
    Thanks for dropping by! Will hop over to your blog soon!

    ReplyDelete
  13. It's Christmas when I see this cake.

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thanks for dropping by. Please click on 'Anonymous' if you do not have a blog but do leave your name after the comment because I would like to know who you are.

Popular posts from this blog

Traditional Mixed Nuts Mooncake ~ 2013

Traditional Mixed Nuts Mooncake was my dad's perennial favourite.  At that time I couldn't understand why this festive traditional mooncake was most enjoyed by the older folks.  But nowadays, I too have slowly acquired the taste for this sweet, salty and nutty variety.  These cakes are best cut in  small wedges, savoured by small delicate bites and not by the mouthfuls, and they are best enjoyed with a pot of hot Chinese tea.  







Recipe for Traditional Mixed Nuts Mooncake

Ingredients (Dough)

150 gm superfine flour, sifted90 ml golden syrup38 ml vegetable oil2 ml alkaline waterEgg wash - 1 whole egg + 1 tsp water, mix well and strain. Method Mix syrup, oil and alkaline water thoroughly with a handwhisk.Sift in flour, mix well with spatula and let rest for 2 hours or more, till it doesn't stick to the hands.Knead lightly on a floured surface.Weigh out 55 gm of dough, roll into balls and set aside.
Ingredients (Filling)
30 gm walnuts, toasted and chopped30 gm almonds, toasted and c…

Ondeh Ondeh Pandan Cupcakes ~ 香兰小蛋糕

Ondeh Ondeh are green coloured and pandan flavoured glutinous rice balls with gula melaka or palm sugar filling, coated with freshly grated coconut.  We call it 'Kuih'.  Ondeh Ondeh cake is entirely different from this 'Kuih'.
I don't know how the name 'Ondeh Ondeh cake' came about but I guess it's because of the colour and the ingredients which are somewhat similar to that of the 'kuih'.
This pandan flavoured Ondeh Ondeh cupcake is moist, soft and slightly spongy and the gula melaka filling blends awfully well with the pandan and 'santan'/coconut milk.  A wonderful tea-time snack or a delectable dessert, any time!




Ondeh Ondeh Pandan Cupcakes ~  香兰小蛋糕
Ingredients
140 gm plain flour3/4 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp sodium bicarbonate2 Large eggs120 gm caster sugar80 ml canola oil80 ml coconut milk30 ml pandan juice1/4 tsp pandan paste100 gm gula melaka/palm sugar1.1/2 Tbsp watera pinch of saltMethod Sieve the flour with baking powder, sodium bica…

Braised Pork ribs with mushroom in black pepper sauce ~ 黑胡椒排骨燉蘑菇

Not only is this Braised Pork ribs with mushroom  a homey dish, it's also very easy to prepare.  There are also three ways of cooking this delicious dish.  You can cook this in a pressure cooker if you're pressed for time, or in a slow-cooker or traditionally, simmering it in a good old fashioned, Wok!



Braised pork ribs with mushroom in black pepper sauce ~ 黑胡椒排骨燉蘑菇
Ingredients

450 gm spare ribs12 Shitake mushrooms, soaked and stemmed 6 slices of ginger1/2 teaspoon black peppercorns, crushed1/4 teaspoon dark soya sauce1/4 tsp  chicken granules (optional)2.1/2 cups water, or morelight soya sauce, sugar and salt to tasteMethod In a wok shallow fry the ginger with some oil, then add in the mushrooms and stir-fry.Add in the spare ribs, stir-fry on high heat for about 5 mins. then add in  and some water.  Add in the sauces, crushed black peppercorns, chicken granules, lower the heat and cook till the ribs are tender.Fine tune to desired taste.Serve.