Fruit cake using sunflower oil recipes

Olive oil and semolina syrup cakes with candied blood oranges

Olive oil and semolina syrup cakes with candied blood oranges

) and the blood oranges in the fruit bowl were practically begging me to pick them. I can't really go into details as to what is causing this turbulence – suffice to say I hope the ride will eventually settle and lead to a happy resolution
Courgette Cake

Courgette Cake

The good thing about using vegetables or fruit in your cake is they turn out really moist. Using vegetables in cakes are very on trend at the moment
Superfood Cake Bars

Superfood Cake Bars

These superfood cake bars are packed with nuts, seeds, dried fruit – from hazelnuts and pecans, to goji berries and hempseed
Carrot Cake!

Carrot Cake!

The nature of cream cheese frosting is a delicate one to say the least, and the sponge is so moist (with the vegetables/fruit & oil) it will be absolutely fine
Cakes & Bakes: Rhubarb upside-down cake

Cakes & Bakes: Rhubarb upside-down cake

I love the pretty patterns that you can make with fruit on the ‘top’ of upside-down cakes. The results were so delicious, I’m already planning on reusing the recipe to make a pear upside-down cake next week

Ultimate fish cakes

Sunflower is the one we use most often at Good Food as…. Put them in a saucepan and just cover with boiling water
Double Chocolate Chunk Courgette Loaf Cake

Double Chocolate Chunk Courgette Loaf Cake

Admittedly this cake wasn't made using Mum's homegrown courgettes because they weren't ready just then but it is the first recipe I've tried using the fruit

Chocolate and Raspberry Meringue Cake

was fruit and veg but to be honest with you I never think if adding veg to a. layer of buttercream to the whole cake and using a patterned scraper (optional) pull in along the side of the cake to create a nice design
Iced Pumpkin and Orange Slice cake

Iced Pumpkin and Orange Slice cake

You could also omit the nuts again swapping it for dry fruit. But pumpkins are far from just using as a lantern, in fact it is a crime not to cook with these gorgeous, orange fellows
Tunisian Orange Cake

Tunisian Orange Cake

The sun was supposed to be shining brightly later on that day so I made some homemade lemonade for the kids, freezing some of it into fruit packed ice lollies
Summer Berry Layer Cake

Summer Berry Layer Cake

Using my basic vanilla sponge recipe, I layered the slices with buttercream and tangy summer berry jam, then decorated the top with sliced fruits
Lemon Chiffon Cake

Lemon Chiffon Cake

While lemon with a sweetener takes the edge off the fruit’s benefits, not all of the family love lemon in the raw as much as I do so I add some thyme and carob honey to the warm water for son and the husband