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Boiled Orange and Almond Cake

We are loving all the healthy dishes that can be made using our Thermomix.....Boiled Orange and Almond Cake...WOW....how delicious and very healthy.  Another afternoon tea recipe which will be a winner with our guests.

Boiled Orange and Almond Cake

 

Ingredients

1 litre water

2 Oranges

250 grams Almonds (use almond meal if you don't have a Thermomix)

250 grams Caster Sugar

3 Eggs

1 tsp baking powder

 

Syrup

5 tablespoons orange juice

80 grams caster sugar

85 grams chunky orange marmalade (I used cumquate marmalade...think any kind would work)

 

Method

Pre heat oven to 180 degrees.  Butter a 20cm square or round tin.

Place water into TM bowl and place whole oranges into basket and cook for 45 mins on Varoma Temp at speed 3.  Set oranges aside to cool.

Cut into pieces and discard pips.

Place almonds into TM bowl and mill for 10 seconds on speed 9.

Add remaining ingredients and mix 20secs on seed 7.

Pour into prepared tin and bake 40 - 45 mins until set and cooked through.

 

Syrup

Place all ingredients into clean TM bowl and cook for 6 minutes on speed 1-2

When cake is cooked, pierce multiple times with skewer, pour syrup over and allow to soak before serving.

 

So so good!!

Recipe fromThermomix Cook Book