Christmas fruit cake

December 2021

Christmas fruit cake!

A Christmas cake that children love making and eating! It is a light and fluffy version of a traditional rich and heavy Christmas cake, which is simple to make, fun to decorate and yummy to eat (and even better with a splash of cream!)

Watch the recipe being made

Christmas fruit cake


Plus extra fun!

December's Baking Kit also contains a fun and simple activity to make your very own Christmas tree decorations with just flour, salt and water!

Plus decorations for your little cook to proudly place on their Christmas Cake!

Important bits and bobs

Recipe ingredients

All of the dry organic ingredients are included in the kit. You'll need to add:

  • 80g butter or coconut oil
  • 3 oranges
  • 2 eggs
  • 50g honey

Recipe allergens

The ingredients in the kit do not contain any allergens, although please note that our kits are packed in premises that handle cereals, nuts (including peanuts), soya, sesame and products containing gluten.

The recipe recommends egg and dairy, though a dairy free alternative can be chosen

Recipe utensils

To make this recipe you'll need:

  • 20cm cake tin (approximate)
  • Mixing bowl and spoon
  • Measuring scales
  • Whisk or fork
  • Grater
  • Small bowl
  • Chopping board and knife