My Mum's Delicious Rock Cakes

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Introduction: My Mum's Delicious Rock Cakes

These rock cakes are really nice.
The mix makes about 8-9 of them.

Step 1: Ingredients and Equipment

Ingredients:
225g (8 oz) self raising flour
100g (4 oz) butter
75g (3 oz) caster sugar
100g (4 oz) mixed dried fruit (currents, raisins and sultanas)
1 egg, beaten
10-20 ml (2-4 tsp) fresh milk

Equipment:
mixing bowl (medium or large)
scales
mixing spoon
knife/spoon (to get butter out of tub)
fork

PREHEAT OVEN TO 180C (400F)

Step 2: Step 1

Sift the flour into the bowl.

Step 3: Step 2

Rub butter into flour until mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs.

Step 4: Step 3

Add sugar and fruit

Step 5: Step 4

mix to a very stiff batter with beaten egg and milk.

Step 6: Step 5

Place 8-9 spoonfuls of mixture, in rocky mounds, on a well greased backing tray. (I used flour it's healthier) allow room between each one as they spread slighty.) You can also put sugar on top to make it more sweet!

Step 7: Step 6

Bake at 180C (400F) Mark 6 for 20 minutes.

Step 8: Step 7

Cool on a wire cooling rack or leave on tray to cool.

Step 9: Done!

Now enjoy them with a cup of tea!

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    32 Discussions

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    Bartboy
    Bartboy

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Please take k'nex out of the keywords, Thank you.

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    ghicken
    ghicken

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    His user name is knex that's why its in there.

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    Bartboy
    Bartboy

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    OF COURSE!!!! I feel so stupid....

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    DrWeird117
    DrWeird117

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Your mother is quite the chef! Tell her that these rock.

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    DrWeird117
    DrWeird117

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    You're welcome. I'm eating one as I type this.

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    DrWeird117
    DrWeird117

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    They're better than ANY cookie or cake I have EVER had. I swear. If she sells those...

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    knex maddo
    knex maddo

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Try my muffins as well they're really nice!

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    DrWeird117
    DrWeird117

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    I did. She really should sell these, I would buy 'em.

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    knex maddo
    knex maddo

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    can you please rate and vote for me please!

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    knex maddo
    knex maddo

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    at there top of this instructable there is a button saying vote. Thank you

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    reedz
    reedz

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    they are, just the mystery edible set made out of sugar and flour.