Easy Honey and Fig Cake

Easy Honey and Fig Cake

An easy cake for holidays or special occasions.

Rating:

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Serves: 32 person(s) Change

Preparation Time: 35 mins
Cooking Time: 1 hr
Extra Time: 30 mins
(for cooling)

Yield: 32 x slices (or 2 loaves)

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Ingredients Convert to Metric

  • 2 Tbsp oil
  • 3 1/2 cup unsifted all-purpose flour
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup honey
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp allspice
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp cloves
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 cup finely chopped dried figs (in grinder or food processor)
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped nuts (such as walnuts)

Directions:

Lightly flour and grease 2 loaf pans.

In large bowl, mix eggs, sugar, honey, and oil. Stir in flour, baking soda, allspice, cinnamon, cloves, and baking powder. Fold in figs and nuts. Pour batter into 2 greased/floured loaf pans.

Bake in preheated slow 300F oven for 1 hour or until firm to the touch in the center. Unmold and cool on racks. Cool thoroughly before cutting into slices.

Variations:

For variety, lightly sprinkle with powdered sugar.

Serving suggestion is not included in the nutritional analysis.

Thanks to California Fig Advisory Board - www.californiafigs.com