Orange Blossom Date Cake
|Flour||8 Ounce (Use 2 Level Teaspoons Of Baking Powder With Plain Flour)|
|Lard/Cooking fat||5 Ounce|
|Milk||2 Tablespoon (Prefer Sour Milk)|
|Orange juice||3 Tablespoon|
|Grated orange rind||1 Teaspoon|
1) Preheat oven to temperature of 350 to 275 degrees.
2) Grease a 9-inch square tin.
3) Sieve the flour or the baking powder and flour.
4) Cream together the sugar and fat till the mixture is light and fluffy.
5) Gradually add the beaten eggs and then the sieved ingredients, alternately with the milk. Mix well.
6) Chop the nuts and dates and fold them into the flour mixture.
7) Pour the batter into the greased tin.
8) Bake in the center of the preheated oven for 30 to 35 minutes.
9) Let the baked cake cool for about 5 minutes and then remove it from the tin. Place on a cake plate with the top side uppermost.
10) In a saucepan, boil the orange juice along with the sugar and orange rind.
11) Pour the warm syrup all over cake.
12) Serve the orange syrup drenched cake while the cake and syrup are still warm. Whipped cream makes a good accompaniment to the delectable dessert.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4385 Calories from Fat 1911
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 216 g332.5%
Saturated Fat 66.4 g332.1%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 772.1 mg257.4%
Sodium 232.2 mg9.7%
Total Carbohydrates 576 g192%
Dietary Fiber 26.1 g104.2%
Sugars 372 g
Protein 61 g121.6%
Vitamin A 18.1% Vitamin C 51.8%
Calcium 31.3% Iron 98%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet