Mary berry fruit cake recipes

Boiled Fruit Cake

Boiled Fruit Cake

This is a MaryBerry recipe, often used at the county shows as a competition recipe. I've adapted it slightly as dried fruit is really expensive
Mary's Tea Time Cake for Recipe Clippings

Mary's Tea Time Cake for Recipe Clippings

We have finally eaten all the Christmas biscuits and the cake tin was looking rather bare, so I had a flip through one of my recipe clipping folders and came across Mary's teatime cake, a recipe from the very talented and delightful MaryBerry and published in BBC Good Food magazine
No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

Cooking in smaller loaf tins will give a more even bake too, or so MaryBerry once said. You may also like my Fresh Cranberry & Orange muffins
Pear Apple and Almond Cake

Pear Apple and Almond Cake

Such as this Pear, Apple and Almond Cake, a twist on a MaryBerry favourite. Roughly spoon the remaining mixture over the fruit and sprinkle over the flaked almonds
Light Christmas cake...

Light Christmas cake...

There it was MaryBerry's "Christmas Collection" cookbook, and inside I've found a recipe for American light Christmas cake
Upside down apple cake

Upside down apple cake

For the fruit and caramel. If you hadn’t guessed by now, I’m quite a fan of cakes and baking. I think next time, I will stick to my normal tactic of scattering demerara sugar over the base of buttered tin before adding the slice fruit
Welsh Cakes with a Sew White Twist

Welsh Cakes with a Sew White Twist

- Stir in the sugar, pinch of salt, dried fruit and spice and mix in. To celebrate St David’s Day I made decided to try making something I never had before – Welsh cakes
Cherry Bundt Cake #GBBO

Cherry Bundt Cake #GBBO

That and the fact it’s a MaryBerry recipe. All these colourful berries and fruits will soon be a thing of the past, and I’ll be curled up in a warm blanket in front of the fire with a steaming cup of hot chocolate and warm fluffy slippers
Tennis Cake

Tennis Cake

Basically, MaryBerry's technical challenge this week was a tennis cake. MaryBerry has annoyed me. Maybe Mary has shares in a baking parchment company and wants everyone to use and buy more
Day One on The Advent Calendar & Tea Time Treats Birthday Cake Round-Up

Day One on The Advent Calendar & Tea Time Treats Birthday Cake Round-Up

And the winner of the LOVELY book, MaryBerry’s Ultimate Cake Book, goes to……….  Vanessa from Cakes and Teacups for her LOVELY Black Forest Gateau, as this was the FIRST time she has ever attempted anything like this, and she will really benefit from the Mary Bery book as a novice cake maker, plus, her Black Forest Gateau was GORGEOUS
Spiced Christmas Fruit Cupcakes [Repost]

Spiced Christmas Fruit Cupcakes [Repost]

 This time from Tesco and by cook MaryBerry for Spiced Christmas Cupcakes. Flour, sugar, spices, mixed fruit, icing sugar, brandy, cupcake cases and of course, instructions
Guinness chocolate cake with whisky cream

Guinness chocolate cake with whisky cream

Adapted from recipes by MaryBerry, BBC Good Food and inspired by Little Box Brownie. The cake (without cream and fruit) will freeze for up to three months if wrapped in baking paper then cling film
Orange Curd Butterfly Fairy Cakes

Orange Curd Butterfly Fairy Cakes

MaryBerry’s Angel Food Cake by It’s Not Easy Being Greedy. While at work the other day I spied one of my colleagues clearing out the fruit section of the shop
Easter Simnel Bundt Cake

Easter Simnel Bundt Cake

MaryBerry once told me that 'life is too short to make your own marzipan'. I hate it when it's stuck between a thick layer of sugar-paste and a slab of boozy fruitcake - yak