reblogging this as I added a picture of the cake!

Bessie's Veggie Food

i first blogged this recipe back in March when DD1 made a special request for a cherry & raisin cake.  We made it again yesterday & I remembered to take a photo of it this time.

It really is very easy to make & DD1 really enjoyed herself and is very tasty – DH has requested we make it again soon!


  • 150g sugar
  • 225g butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 120 ml orange juice
  • 250 g all-purpose flour
  • 5g baking powder
  • 335g golden raisins
  • 225g halved glace cherries


  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C).
  2. Grease and line with parchment paper one 9×5 inch loaf pan.
  3. Rinse the raisins & pat dry
  4. Cream butter and sugar together until light and fluffy.
  5. Add beaten eggs and orange juice and mix well.
  6. Sift flour and baking powder. Reserve 1/3 cup of flour mixture and toss with raisins and cherries (this…

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Vegetarian. One husband, Two cats, Three kids.

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  1. […] made this before, but DD1 (3.9) asked to make it again last […]

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