Eggless Festive Delight: Heavenly Christmas Cake Recipe

Ingredients 1 and 3/4 cups (220g) all-purpose flour 1 cup (200g) granulated sugar 1 cup (240ml) milk (use non-dairy milk for a vegan version) 1/2 cup (120ml) vegetable oil or melted butter (use a neutral-flavored oil for a vegan version) 1/4 cup (60ml) yogurt (plain or vanilla flavored) 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon powder 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg powder A pinch of salt 1 cup (150g) mixed dried fruits and nuts (such as raisins, currants, chopped dates, chopped nuts) Instructions Preheat the Oven Preheat your oven to 350°F (180°C). Grease and line a cake tin with parchment paper.

In a large mixing bowl, sift together the all-purpose flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon powder, nutmeg powder, and a pinch of salt. Mix well.

Mix Dry Ingredients

In another bowl, whisk together the sugar, milk, vegetable oil or melted butter, yogurt, and vanilla extract until well combined.

Mix Wet Ingredients

Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and gently fold them together until just combined. Be careful not to overmix.

Combine Wet and Dry Ingredients

Fold in the mixed dried fruits and nuts into the batter until evenly distributed.

Add Fruits and Nuts

Pour the batter into the prepared cake tin and smooth the top. Bake in the preheated oven for 45-50 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

Bake

Allow the cake to cool in the tin for about 10 minutes, then transfer it to a wire rack to cool completely.

Cool

You can drizzle a simple glaze or frost the cake with your favorite frosting once it has cooled completely.

Optional Glaze or Frosting

Once the cake is completely cooled and any optional glaze or frosting has set, slice and serve. Enjoy your eggless Christmas cake!

Serve and Enjoy