Apple Tea Cake

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Swap the apples for pear for a bit of a twist!
Preparation time10 minutes
Cooking time1 hour
Serves1 cake


125g butter, room temperature

1 teaspoon vanilla

½ cup brown sugar

2 eggs

½ cups plain flour

¹/³ cup milk

2 green apples, peeled, cored, thinly sliced

2 teaspoons raw sugar

½ teaspoon cinnamon

¼ cup apricot jam, warmed


1. Preheat oven to moderately slow(160°C/140°C fan-forced). Grease and line a 22cm round spring form tin with baking paper.

2. Using the Beater, mix butter, vanilla and sugar until creamy. Gradually add the eggs and beat well. Add the flour and milk. Mix on low speed (1-4) until combined. Spoon mixture into prepared pan.

3. Arrange apples over cake mixture. Sprinkle with raw sugar and cinnamon. Bake for 50 minutes. Remove from oven, brush with warm jam and bake for a further 10 minutes or until cooked when tested. Serve with whipped cream.