Christmas cake recipe

I read this elsewhere and thought it sounded pretty scrummy *g*

Christmas Cake

Ingredients:

* 2 cups flour
* 1 stick butter
* 1 cup of water
* 1 tsp baking soda
* 1 cup of sugar
* 1 tsp salt
* 1 cup of brown sugar
* Lemon juice
* 4 large eggs

* Nuts
* 1 bottle wine
* 2 cups of dried fruit

Sample the wine to check quality. Take a large bowl, check the wine again. To be sure it is of the highest quality, pour one level cup and drink. Repeat. Turn on the electric mixer. Beat one cup of butter in a large fluffy bowl. Add one teaspoon of sugar. Beat again. At this point it’s best to make sure the wine is still OK. Try another cup… Just in case. Turn off the mixerer thingy. Break 2 eggs and add to the bowl and chuck in the cup of dried fruit.

Pick the frigging fruit up off floor. Mix on the turner.. If the fried druit gets stuck in the beaterers just pry it loose with a drewscriver. Sample the wine to check for tonsisticity. Next, sift two cups of salt. Or something. Check the wine. Now shift the lemon juice and strain your nuts. Add one table. Add a spoon of sugar, or some fink. Whatever you can find. Greash the oven. Turn the cake tin 360 degrees and try not to fall over. Don’t forget to beat off the turner. Finally, throw the bowl through the window. Finish the wine and wipe counter with the cat.

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8 Responses to Christmas cake recipe

  1. alan.sloman says:

    Just the one bottle of wine in the ingredients, then?
    🙂

  2. Louise says:

    I have a freind who cooks/bakes just like that and can’t understand why noone asks for seconds! She has good taste in wine though and usually plenty of it…

    • peewiglet says:

      *g* I’ve occasionally fallen into that trap myself: notably at Christmas, where there’s so much cooking to do. Never again…

  3. Tini says:

    Priceless!! Loved it.

    Miss W x

  4. alan.sloman says:

    I can never get one of those ‘level cups of wine’…
    It always dribbles down my chin and needs another go.

    Tini – you understand about these things – help me out here?

  5. Alan Rayner says:

    Shirl it sounds just whats needed. My other half is going to have a go at making one to your instructions! She says did you manage to get a photo of the cat by any chance! Hic! And did it come out of the dishwasher ok.

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