Christine Drew's
Birthday fruit cake

  • Bake type: Cakes
  • Made in: Blandford Forum
  • Skill level: Medium
  • Time taken: Over 4 hours

About this Bake

An 8" rich fruit cake covered in marzipan and sugar paste. The flowers are hand made using flower paste. The lace decoration around the sides are made of royal icing.

Top tip

Soak the fruit in brandy for 48 hours before making the cake.