Moist peach cake

Moist peach cake


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About this recipe: This lovely moist peach cake uses tinned peaches for simplicity making this a great recipe to have on hand for last minute guests.


Serves: 10 

  • 200g caster sugar
  • 150g butter
  • 125g plain flour
  • 180ml milk
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 (420g) tin peach slices

Prep:15min  ›  Cook:50min  ›  Ready in:1hr5min 

  1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Lightly grease one 20cm cake tin.
  2. Cream together the sugar and butter. Sift in the flour, milk, salt and baking powder. Mix well and pour into prepared cake tin. Spread the fruit evenly over the top of the cake and pour juice from the tinned peaches over the top.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven for 50 minutes until browned on top and a skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean. Remove from the oven and allow to cool before slicing and serving.


Leave out the extra juice from the tin of peaches if you prefer a firmer cake.

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Reviews (2)


Disappointing, turned out more like a pudding than a cake. I was wary of pouring the juice on top and rightly so as it stopped the cake from rising. But it tasted lovely. - 13 Sep 2015


Really yummy cake. Simple to make, tasty and comforting. Served with custard, hit the spot! - 27 Aug 2015

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