Light & Fluffy Apple Cinnamon Cake

AuthorVivre Le RêveDifficultyBeginner
Yields8 Servings
Prep Time15 minsCook Time45 minsTotal Time1 hr
Ingredients
 350 g Cooking Apples
 225 g Self-Raising Flour
 ½ tsp Cinnamon
 ½ tsp Nutmeg
 115 g Butter, Chopped
 115 g Soft Brown Sugar
 3 tbsp Milk
 2 tbsp Demerara Sugar
Optional Extras
 Single Cream
 Crème Fraîche
Method
1

Preheat oven to 180’C/Gas mark 4.

2

Lightly grease a 23cm (9in) sandwich tin and line with baking paper.

3

Sift the flour and spices into a bowl and rub in the butter until the mixture is the consistency of breadcrumbs.

4

Peel, core and finely chop the apples and mix them with the soft brown sugar.

5

Stir into the flour mixture and beat in enough milk to form a soft, not sticky consistency.

6

Spoon the mixture into the prepared tin and spread it evenly around the sides.

7

Sprinkle with the demerara sugar to give the cake a crunchy topping.

8

Bake for 40-45 minutes or until firm to the touch.

9

Cut into slices and serve with a dollop of single cream / crème fraîche and a sprinkle of cinnamon on the top.

Ingredients

Ingredients
 350 g Cooking Apples
 225 g Self-Raising Flour
 ½ tsp Cinnamon
 ½ tsp Nutmeg
 115 g Butter, Chopped
 115 g Soft Brown Sugar
 3 tbsp Milk
 2 tbsp Demerara Sugar
Optional Extras
 Single Cream
 Crème Fraîche

Directions

Method
1

Preheat oven to 180’C/Gas mark 4.

2

Lightly grease a 23cm (9in) sandwich tin and line with baking paper.

3

Sift the flour and spices into a bowl and rub in the butter until the mixture is the consistency of breadcrumbs.

4

Peel, core and finely chop the apples and mix them with the soft brown sugar.

5

Stir into the flour mixture and beat in enough milk to form a soft, not sticky consistency.

6

Spoon the mixture into the prepared tin and spread it evenly around the sides.

7

Sprinkle with the demerara sugar to give the cake a crunchy topping.

8

Bake for 40-45 minutes or until firm to the touch.

9

Cut into slices and serve with a dollop of single cream / crème fraîche and a sprinkle of cinnamon on the top.

Light & Fluffy Apple Cinnamon Cake
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