Saturday, 1 October 2011

Apple Teacake

My Apple TeaCake

I love apples.  This is a really easy and delicious cake.  It is also not too sweet.  This is the cake that  I will always bring to someone house  ; )

You will need :
3 medium Fuji apples
1 tbsp lemon juice
3 eggs
1 tsp vanilla extract
150g castor sugar
250g plain flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
150g butter, melted
125ml milk
2 tbsp castor sugar and 1 tsp cinnamon powder (for the topping)
Grease a springform pan (24cm) and line base with baking paper.
Preheat oven to 180 degree Celcius.

Peel, core and slice apple thinly. Sprinkle with lemon juice

Combine the eggs, vanilla, castor sugar and sifted flour and baking powder in a large bowl.  Beat with an electric beater until smooth at low speed.  Then fold in melted butter and milk.

Spread cake mixture and then arrange the apple slices in a concentric circles.
Sprinkle the cinnamon sugar on top.

Bake the cake for 55 minutes or until cooked.