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Decorated Christmas Cake

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Decorated Christmas Cake is an irresistible mouth-watering dessert recipe. An easy to prepare recipe, Decorated Christmas Cake is a dessert that you would surely love to try.
Ingredients
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Honey 5 Tablespoon
  Melted butter 3 Tablespoon
  Water 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Flour 3 1⁄4 Cup (52 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Ground cloves 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Powdered anise 1 Teaspoon
  Egg yolks 2 , beaten
Directions

In a bowl, combine the sugar, honey, butter and water and stir until Well blended.
Sift together the flour, baking powder, cloves, cinnamon and anise.
Add the flour mixture gradually, mixing well after each addition.
Cover the dough and let stand overnight.
Roll the dough out on a lightly floured board to a 1/2 inch thickness.
Cut various shapes with cookie cutters and outline the shapes with beaten egg yolk.
Place the cakes on buttered cookie sheets and bake in a preheated 375° oven for 20 minutes or until golden brown.
Decorate the cakes with tiny pieces of candied fruits, licorice or colored sprinkles.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Occasion: 
Christmas

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2551 Calories from Fat 437

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 50 g76.6%

Saturated Fat 26.8 g134%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 466.9 mg155.6%

Sodium 432.5 mg18%

Total Carbohydrates 482 g160.7%

Dietary Fiber 15.4 g61.5%

Sugars 163 g

Protein 49 g97.1%

Vitamin A 32% Vitamin C 6.1%

Calcium 58.3% Iron 128%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

PAYAL K's picture
fantablous recepie.different way to make a cake .
Decorated Christmas Cake Recipe