Moist Honey Cake with Glaze

Moist Honey Cake with Glaze
Moist Honey Cake with Glaze


Prep time
15 minutes
Cooking time
40-45 minutes
Serves 8
Honey is the perfect addition to your cake for a moist sweet finish!
170g Pure Clear Honey
85g light muscovado sugar
140g butter
2 eggs, beaten
200g self raising flour, sieved
1 tbsp Pure Clear Honey
55g icing sugar
hot water

Cooking Method

  1. Preheat oven 180C/350F/Gas 3.

  2. Butter and line bottom of a 7in/18cm cake tin.

  3. Put the Pure Clear Honey, sugar and butter into a pan. Add a tablespoon of water and heat gently until melted.

  4. Remove from the heat and mix in the eggs and flour.

  5. Pour into the cake tin and bake for 40-45 minutes until the cake is springy to the touch.

  6. Cool slightly in the tin before turning out onto a wire rack.

  7. While the cake is still warm, make the glaze by mixing the sugar and Pure Clear Honey together with 2-3 teaspoons of hot water. Drizzle onto the honey cake.

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