Paula Clifford's
Marie’s Madeira

  • Bake type: Cakes
  • Made in: Royal Wootton Bassett
  • Skill level: Medium
  • Time taken: 2 hours

About this Bake

I was pleased at my first attempt at a Madeira cake. Unlike Marie I only used lemon zest in the bake and put the candied orange in the oven to dry. My cake had the called for crack and candied peel that made a noise on hitting the plate!

Top tip

Use a metal spoon to fold in the flour.