EASY CHRISTMAS CAKE RECIPE I used whiskey instead of brandy. I also added vanilla essence and extra mixed spice. I did not fold as it was too time consuming. Instead I used my hands to mix everything together.
A traditional Christmas cake is always a winner. Why not try Delia Smith’s Classic Christmas Cake, which is a combination of her mum and gran’s recipe, with a few clever tweaks from the good lady herself?
This is a simple and easy Christmas cake to make. Boiling the fruit makes it plump and juicy. The end result is a brandied moist fruit cake that makes a great gift. It also looks wonderful as a centrepiece on your Christmas table.
Your Step-by-Step Guide to Making British Christmas Cake