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Orange Zest Cake

  • PREP: 20 mins
  • BAKE: 55 - 60 minutes
  • SERVES: 8


Orange Cake Mix 500g
  • Orange Cake Mix 500g
  • Wright's Orange Cake Mix 500g
  • Water 200ml
  • Vegetable Oil (4 tablespoons) 60ml
  • Topping:
  • 1 Orange – zested - juice reserved for icing
  • 150g Icing Sugar



METHOD: – (Makes 1 loaf cake)

Mix together all the ingredients listed under “Cake” in a bowl to form a batter.

Pour the mixture into a well-greased or pre-lined (2lb) loaf tin.

Bake in the lower half of a preheated oven at 160-170°C (320-338°F Gas Mark 3-4) for approximately 55-60 minutes.

Remove from tin after 5 minutes and allow to cool on a wire tray.

Mix the icing sugar with a 1-2 tbsps of water or orange juice to form a thick but slightly runny icing.

Scatter the top with zest of orange



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Deb's Tips

Using the zest of an orange to decorate the top of this zesty orange cake is a must! You can use the juice of this orange to flavour the icing sugar too, turning your topping into a orange extravaganza which really complements the cake as a whole. Deb the Bread

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