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Strawberry Cake

Submitted by Aidan Sale
This recipe is in categories Baking, Desserts, Party food
About this recipe
Healthiness : (3 votes)
Difficulty:  2 out of 5 difficulty
Comments: Simple to make, but care needs taking with cooking in the oven
Preparation Time: 15 mins
Cooking Time: 25 mins
Number of servings: 16
Serving suggestions: On its own


Once you have tried this very interesting cake, you might like to have a go at using other fruit and flavoured jelly.
Ingredients
  • 300g caster sugar
  • 1/2 sachet powder strawberry flavoured jelly
  • 200g soft butter
  • 3 eggs
  • 300g plain flour
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 250 ml milk
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 15 strawberries
  • 1 bag icing sugar
Equipment

 

  • Large bowl
  • Blender
  • Oven
  • Spoon
  • Knife
  • Whisk

 

Making and cooking it
Always wash your hands before preparing food Always wash your hands before preparing food.

  1. Preheat oven to 180C
  2. Cut head off strawberries and mix in blender
  3. Mix butter, sugar and powder jelly in a large bowl
  4. Add eggs one at a time whilst mixing
  5. Add flour and baking powder 
  6. Stir in with milk
  7. Finally add vanilla and strawberry from blender
  8. When mixed pour in to baking tray
  9. Bake for 25 mins
  10. Leave to cool for 10 mins
  11. Apply icing sugar
Strawberry Cake - print view  Strawberry Cake - print view

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