Apple and almond cake


ImageWell the girlies came over last night (the Mad Cows) for our monthly friendship group meeting and I thought I would make one of my mum’s old recipes as it always seems to turn out well.


125g Margarine/butter

125g Caster sugar

2-3  Eggs

1tsp Vanilla Essence

200g Self raising flour

2tbsp Milk

2 large green apples

Flaked almonds

Brown sugar


Cream butter and sugar

Mix in eggs one at a time

Add flour, vanilla essence and milk and mix then pour into cake tin (9″)

Peel and slice apples and arrange on top of cake

Sprinkle almonds over the top and dot with butter and some brown sugar

Bake in oven 180C or 380f approx 40 mins


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