How To Make Simnel Cake

With this recipe, you can make traditional Simnel cakes. You can make them for Easter or other occasions. This step by step guide will help you to achieve the perfect results.

How To Make Simnel Cake? What you will need are

  • 250g butter, softened
  • 250g light soft brown sugar
  • 4 medium eggs
  • 250g self-raising flour
  • 2 level tsp mixed spice
  • 250g sultanas
  • 125g currants
  • 175g glacé cherries
  • 125g ready-to-eat dried figs, chopped
  • Grated zest of 1 lemon
  • Grated zest of 2 oranges
  • 2 x 500g packs white marzipan
  • 2tbsp ground almonds
  • 11 flaked almonds
  • Step by step instructions from Good To Know

Watch the video tutorial for another version from Sainsbury’s