Mary berry fruit cake recipes

Boiled Fruit Cake

Boiled Fruit Cake

This is a Mary Berry recipe, often used at the county shows as a competition recipe. I've adapted it slightly as dried fruit is really expensive
No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

Cooking in smaller loaf tins will give a more even bake too, or so Mary Berry once said. You may also like my Fresh Cranberry & Orange muffins
Mary's Tea Time Cake for Recipe Clippings

Mary's Tea Time Cake for Recipe Clippings

We have finally eaten all the Christmas biscuits and the cake tin was looking rather bare, so I had a flip through one of my recipe clipping folders and came across Mary's teatime cake, a recipe from the very talented and delightful Mary Berry and published in BBC Good Food magazine
Light Christmas cake...

Light Christmas cake...

There it was Mary Berry's "Christmas Collection" cookbook, and inside I've found a recipe for American light Christmas cake
Pear Apple and Almond Cake

Pear Apple and Almond Cake

Such as this Pear, Apple and Almond Cake, a twist on a Mary Berry favourite. Roughly spoon the remaining mixture over the fruit and sprinkle over the flaked almonds
Welsh Cakes with a Sew White Twist

Welsh Cakes with a Sew White Twist

- Stir in the sugar, pinch of salt, dried fruit and spice and mix in. To celebrate St David’s Day I made decided to try making something I never had before – Welsh cakes
Cherry Bundt Cake #GBBO

Cherry Bundt Cake #GBBO

That and the fact it’s a Mary Berry recipe. All these colourful berries and fruits will soon be a thing of the past, and I’ll be curled up in a warm blanket in front of the fire with a steaming cup of hot chocolate and warm fluffy slippers
Tennis Cake

Tennis Cake

Basically, Mary Berry's technical challenge this week was a tennis cake. Mary Berry has annoyed me. Maybe Mary has shares in a baking parchment company and wants everyone to use and buy more
Apple and raisin cake

Apple and raisin cake

I browsed Mary Berry's recipes, when I came across an interesting-sounding bake - an apple cake with cocoa
Guinness chocolate cake with whisky cream

Guinness chocolate cake with whisky cream

Adapted from recipes by Mary Berry, BBC Good Food and inspired by Little Box Brownie. The cake (without cream and fruit) will freeze for up to three months if wrapped in baking paper then cling film
Classic Victoria Sandwich Cake

Classic Victoria Sandwich Cake

This recipe has never failed me and always turns out a lovely deep, moist sponge cake that is man enough to cope with the weight of the jam, cream and extra fruit as well as its other half, without collapsing at all
Neapolitan Stacked Book Wedding Cake

Neapolitan Stacked Book Wedding Cake

Middle Tier - Chocolate - adapted from Mary Berry's Baking Bible. I completed a post-graduate course in Primary Education and as a result will be starting a new job as a primary school teacher in a little over a week
Duck Pond Cake

Duck Pond Cake

I love fruit cakes and decided to use the marmelade cake recipe from Mary Berry’s Baking Bible. As the GBBO was on my mind as I was planning the cake, I had to go with a Mary Berry cake recipe
lemon curd fudge cake

lemon curd fudge cake

On further research it turns out to be a Mary Berry recipe that both Anita and then I have adapted as we've gone along
London Pride Fruit Bundt

London Pride Fruit Bundt

So this year, in honour of our apple tradition, I'd originally decided to make an apple and cinnamon cake from Mary Berry's Baking Bible