So, it’s that time of the year and December is about to begin. Do you love love winter just as I do? Cold breeze, hot coffee, brownies, bells, santa and gifts. I guess you know what I am referring to. Yes, Christmas excites all of us. Especially it’s a whole different feast for cake lovers, or shall I say bake lovers. Do you also love baked items? If yes, then keep reading. I have got some delicious baked recipes for you, to try this holiday season! Let’s start baking!
We usually eat cakes during birthdays, festive occasions or marriages. But do the foodie inside you really need a reason to dig into world’s most favourite sweet dish? Definitely not! So, explore with me some easy and different ways to cook your favourite plum cake recipe at home. I am pretty sure you will enjoy reading and cooking this as well. So, plum cake lovers let’s begin!
1.Plum Cake In Cooker:
You love to bake but you don’t have an oven? Don’t worry, you can make yummy plum cake without oven too. Caramelise sugar in a pan and add some chopped fruits (fresh or dry plums, almonds, raisins and cashew nuts). Boil these dry fruits in the syrup for few minutes and switch off the flame. Remove the mixture and separate the syrup from the fruits. Allow the caramel syrup to cool for a while. Next, cover the cooked dry fruits slightly with little all purpose flour and keep aside. Continue reading 5 Easy DIY Plum Cake Recipes Anyone Can Cook At Home! (With A Twist)
Who doesn’t like cakes in different forms? It is quite obvious for us to talk about cakes, because why not? Christmas is approaching in few weeks. Most of you might have already planned for Christmas party. And of course, plum cake, by default, has been an indelible part of Christmas parties since forever. Now, with that in mind, we have thought of making it a little more interesting.
We would request you to not stick to the same old traditional sharing of plum cake with your friends and family. Instead, bring in some twist! Confused? Well, we have brought some yummy recreations of this marvel with easy and quick plum cake recipe. Just get your plum cake online and start your trials in the kitchen. Have a look at these recreations.
Creamy Plum Cake
Adding some icing in your plum cake will do harm. Although it may add few calories Christmas happens only once in a year. You have 364 days to make up for it. So, all you have to do is divide your cake into 2 or 3 layers and do the icing with low-fat cream. The low-fat cream will take some time to develop that thick consistency but it will not add many calories. So, you can easily ice your cake and enjoy a creamier version of it.
Since plum is the main focus of plum cake, let us create a better one this Christmas. Get some fresh plums from the market and cut them into thin slices. Get your freshly baked plum cake and prepare thick caramel mixture. Now coat the plum slices one by one with caramel and decorate them in between the layers of cake. Make sure you do it while caramel is warm enough to not settle down as solid.
Who would not love this plum cake recipe? It could be white chocolate or dark chocolate, depends on your taste. Melt chocolate with the help of double boiler technique and prepare enough paste to coat your cake. To make it little easier, you can also add some cocoa powder and chocolate chips to your cake batter while baking it at home. Otherwise, divide it into layers and get started with yummy icing alongside adding cherry water to the layers. This will keep your cake moist and you will enjoy it like never before. Do try it out!
Nutty delight plum cake
If you are someone who loves dry fruits and nuts, then this is the right plum cake recipe to follow. Chop the nuts of your choice into small pieces and make a mixture of the same. Add some honey to the mixture of nuts. Now, spread it in between the layers or on the topmost layer alone. The unique blend or plum cake, honey, and nuts will create an amazing dish to try.
Fruit punch in plum cake
Just like we have a surprise for nut lovers, we also have a surprise for fruit enthusiasts. Just imagine a plum cake loaded with a variety of fruits or fruits of your choice. Wouldn’t it be great? Just grab your favourite fruits and cut them into thin slices. Just thin enough to fit perfectly between the layers of your plum cake. You can dip them in honey, chocolate, caramel, and also fruity sauces. In this context, it would be great if you added jams and fruit jellies between the layers. Also, you can create icing of respective flavour using the colour and essence. It is high time to bring out the chef in you and use your culinary skills at your best.
Nutri bar cum cake
Ever thought of having a nutria bar which tastes like plum cake? Hold your breath and keep reading because we have made it possible. Dry roast some almonds, corn flakes, and muesli in a pan. Now, mash your plum cake in such a way that it should be moulded into any shape. Keep some dry and powdered form of corn flakes with you for coating.
Now chop the almonds and mix the entire ingredient with honey. Give it a shape of the cubical bar using your hands and coat it with dry corn flakes powder to keep it dry. You can store it in the fridge for 3 to 4 days or make it instantly for immediate consumption. The shelf life of this nutria bar would be as long as the shelf life of your plum cake because that is the main ingredient.
Rich dessert with Plumcake
We have got enough idea about using plum cakes in different ways. Now, we shall create a whole new dessert using this and it is definitely going to activate your taste buds. You have to cut your cake into small cubes. Now, you can take a big bowl; add some chocolate sauce or fruit pulp in it. Then add the plum cake cubes and layer it with whipped cream. You can add another layer of chocolate sauce or fruit pulp along with the plum cake. Are you already feeling the heaven? Well, you can add as much ingredient as possible and make it your customized dessert.
Plumcake inside pancakes
Last but not the least! This is recipe will be loved by most of you and we can bet on that. The simple trick is to add crushed plum cake into pancake batter. Make pancakes in a usual manner with a twist in it. The little chunks of plum cake will take your experience to extraordinary level. You can have jams and fruity dips beside to relish it like never before.
So which one of the above are you going to try? We hope the recreations were worth the time you spent on reading them. It will be our pleasure if you shared your experience with these new plum cake recipes. Do not hesitate to add some more to this list. We would love to publish another set of similar recreations very soon. Enjoy your Christmas party and have a great time with friends and family.