Small 'creamed' cakes

    25 min

    A simple, but delicious recipe!! This is a basic cake, so you can add sultanas, cherries or chocolate chips or anything you like. I usually use lemon essence and sultanas.


    Middlesex, England, UK
    14 people made this

    Makes: 12 Cakes

    • 100g caster sugar
    • 100g soft margarine
    • 2 eggs
    • 125g self-raising flour

    Prep:10min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:25min 

    1. Preheat the oven to 190 C / Gas 5.
    2. Place caster sugar, soft margarine, eggs and flour (or any other dry ingredients to be added now) into a mixing bowl.
    3. Beat ingredients together using either a wooden spoon or electric whisk, until the mixture is smooth, light and fluffy.
    4. Add any other ingredients e.g. sultanas, cherries or chocolate chips (I usually use L\lemon essence and sultanas)
    5. Bake for 15-20 minutes until well risen, spongy and golden brown.

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    Double the amount and added 150g sultanas lovely cakes  -  20 Jun 2015


    Really quick to make and very adaptable for whatever filling needed  -  17 Oct 2014