Eccles cakes

Mar 20, 2024Cakes Recipes

MAKING IT DIFFERENT

Here I’ve kept the size traditional, but

you can also make them a lot smaller – call

them Iccle Eccles and serve with coffee.

I also make a big 20cm cake which I serve

warm as a dessert in slices with vanilla ice

cream. It’s not authentic, but try adding

diced, peeled pear or cooking apple to

the currant mixture.

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