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Pineapple Fruit Cake (sugar, dairy and gluten Free)

Updated: Jul 27, 2018



Making a very moreish Pineapple Fruit Cake (sugar, dairy and gluten free) but still very sweet.

 

Ingredients:


3oz dried figs, chopped

2 fl oz water

12oz fresh pineapple - remove skin before weighing

1oz sultanas

2 eggs size 3 beaten to a creamy consistency

1 oz ground almonds

1 oz ground pumpkin seeds + some for decoration

4 oz gluten free flour (you can of course use wheat flour)

1 tsp baking powder

 

Method

  1. Lightly grease 7" cake tin

  2. Put chopped figs in the water and simmer until water absorbed. Leave to cool

  3. Chop pineapple into 1/2" square pieces reserve some for decoration

  4. Mix pineapple with figs and sultanas

  5. Add egg and mix

  6. Fold in the ground almonds, ground pumpkin seeds and flour and baking powder

  7. Bake in a preheated oven 160 fan Gas mark 4 for 45 minutes to an hour.





THIS IS ABSOLUTELY DELICIOUS - IT HAS NO ADDED REFINED SUGAR BUT PLENTY OF FRUIT SUGAR SO BE CAREFUL!