- 50g melted butter, plus extra for greasing
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- 50g plain flour, plus extra for dusting
- ¼ tsp baking powder
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- 1 tsp mixed spice
- 50g dark muscovado sugar
- 1 egg
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- finely grated zest 1 orange
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- small handful dried berries and cherries
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- vanilla ice cream and honey, to serve
Grease and flour 4 small ramekins and set aside. Tip all the ingredients, except the berries and cherries, into a large jug or bowl. Using a hand blender, blend until completely combined, then stir in the dried fruit. Chill cake mix until needed.
Heat oven to 230C/fan 210C/gas 8. Divide the mix between the ramekins and bake for 15 mins until puffed up and golden. Tip the cakes out onto plates, top with a scoop of vanilla ice cream and drizzle with honey.
Make this cake mix in the morning, then bake 15 minutes before you fancy dessert.