Marmalade Syrup Cake

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    8

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Birthday Cake Book

The Birthday Cake Book

By Fiona Cairns

Published 2011

  • About

Marmalade is not just for breakfast; use it to make this deliciously moist cake.

Ingredients

For the Cake

  • 225 g unsalted butter, softened, plus more for the tin
  • 200 g self-raising flour

Method

Preheat the oven to 180°C/fan 170°C/350°F/gas mark 4. Butter a 20cm, 7.5cm deep round springform cake tin and line the base with baking parchment.

To make the syrup, place the orange juice and muscovado sugar into a small pan and simmer until reduced to a thickis