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Plain Cake

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Prep: 15 minutes Cook: 1 hour

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Serves 16

Simple pain cake

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  • 4 eggs (at room temp) - with orange peel & essence
  • 250g butter (1 Lurpak)
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 3 cups plain flour
  • 4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup milk


  1. Cream butter & sugar until light and fluffy

  2. Beat eggs, then add to mixed sugar & butter gradually while beating

  3. Pour 1\3 of the flour and mix in well

  4. Pour in 1\2 milk and mix well

  5. Now alternate between flour and milk until ingredients are blended in. (Always end rotation in flour)

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