Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Fruity Cake

I just came back from a short trip to Hanoi, quite a fun trip, so many things to discover and so many nice foods. I will update the trip soon since i still have Japan trip have yet to finish update, and also need to start to prepare a family trip to Bali next month..
Once came back, i have to rush to make another Birthday Cake, this time is for my mother..This fruity cake also another classic and old fashioned Birthday cake beside the Black Forest Cake i done earlier..I use back the same sponge cake recipe, simply love this simple sponge cake recipe..
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Fruity Cake
(recipe source: by Sonia aka Nasi Lemak Lover)

1 basic sponge cake 7”, slice into 3 equal pieces, refer recipe here

1 canned of peach in syrup, chopped and sliced

For decorating the cake

IMG_7199 Strawberries
Canned peach
Zespri Kiwi fruit
Blueberries
Roasted almond flakes

200g non-dairy whipping cream, follow to recipe to make whipped cream


Method

1. Place one piece of sponge cake on a cake disc (at a revolving decorating cake stand for easy frosting)
2. Spread evenly a layer of whipped cream, top with chopped peach.
3. Continue to place second piece of sponge, spread evenly a layer of whipped cream, top with chopped peach.
4. Top with last piece of sponge cake, frost the whole cake with whipped cream.
5. Decorate with strawberry, peach, kiwi fruit and blueberries.
6. Brush with clear glaze.

How to make clear glaze

(recipe source: adapted from here)

1/2cup water

1/4cup sugar

1/4cup water

1tbsp tapioca starch or corn starch

Method

1. Add 1/2cup water and 1/4cup sugar in a small saucepan over medium heat, stir till sugar dissolved.
2. Mix tapioca starch with 1/4cup water in another small mixing bowl.
3. Pour the tapioca mixture into the hot water stirring constantly. Allow the mixture to simmer for one to two minutes until it has thickened. Remove the pan from heat.
4. Set aside to cool in room temperature, brush clear glaze on the fruits.

Packed and ready to ship it to my mother..I bet she will like this Birthday cake..

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52 comments:

Yee Ling said...

Loving the spread of fresh cut fruits!

Jess @ Bakericious said...

Sonia, you are so generous with fruits! The cake is well decorated, really looks so prof!

アンゼエリン said...

So lovely...Very nice. You have fun at Hanoi right? Bali is also a nice place.

鲸鱼蓝蓝蓝 said...

蛋糕好靓丽
被装饰得很漂亮

我也好想去旅行:)

joceline lyn said...

Very Pandai咯。
几天不见你,就知道你去jalan jalan了。哈哈。。

Angelic Heart~ said...

Lovely! :D
i love fruit cake very much~

daphne said...

and i love how you did the decoration!!

Mich - Piece of Cake said...

What a gorgeous cake! Fruits really do go very well with the non-diary cream and sponge. I am sure your mum must be so happy to have you make her such a beautiful cake.

Simple Living said...

I'm sure your mother would love her birthday cake because it's so beautiful! Love all the fruits in it:) Wishing her a happy birthday and many returns.

Phong Hong said...

Sonia, your cake is very beautiful. I really love the way you decorate it, better than cake shop. And so sayang to cut the cake leh!

Mandy said...

sui..sui..sui
看到那么多水果就流口水了。。哈哈

Mel said...

You have decorated this cake so beautiful with various fresh fruits around! Must be yummy.

Simple Person said...

wah the cakes was so nicely decorated with assorted of fruits...

Angie Ng said...

真的是赞赞赞,蛋糕太漂亮了:)
满满的水果真想把整个吃掉,哈哈哈!

Eileen, Hundred Eighty Degrees said...

Very nice and fruits look so fresh and bright. Happy birthday to your mum!

hanushi said...

so bright colour. well chosen fruits to cheer up one's day. :)

Ann@Anncoo Journal said...

Very colourful fruity cake. Happy belated Birthday to your Mum :)

The Experimental Cook said...

What a beautiful cake. Your cake has inspired me to make one.
I will be visiting Hanoi and Sapa this December ( my first to Vietnam ). Do you have anything interesting to share, foodwise? I am thinking of visiting Tam Coc. What are your thoughts?

Jessie-CookingMoments said...

Everyone who has seen this cake will carry a broad smile on the face, what a beautiful birthday cake.Wish your mother a happy birthday & many, many good years to come

mui mui said...

Hi Sonia,
This is a lovely cake. I bet too your mother will love it very very much.
How many kiwi and strawberries, have you used to decorate this cake? Just want to know so next time know how many to buy?..:p

ICook4Fun said...

Another beautiful classic cake from you. Happy belated birthday to your Mom.

Fern @ To Food With Love said...

Wow that's the prettiest cake!! Can you make one for me too?? :-)

Sonia ~ Nasi Lemak Lover said...

Mui Mui, I use only one kiwi fruit and 10 strawberries .

Felicia Chai said...

我的天啊 實在是巧手 很美很美很美丫
肯定好好吃 很厲害

Li Shuan said...

pandai jalan jalan oh。。。hehe...
Ur cake is beautifully decorate, can open cake shop already!
I'm going to Bali end of the month, if u need to book anything or check up something let me know.

Yummy Bakes said...

Wah ... so colorful and beautiful. It really brightens one's day ...

eileenlee said...

wow, beautiful decorated, your mum must be very proud of u

Somewhere in Singapore said...

Happy Belated Birthday to your mum :)

The cake is so lovely...

Quay Po Cooks said...

Great color combination of the fruits. Almost too lovely to be eaten. hehe but if you put it in front of me, it will be gone before you know it.

Karen said...

wow.. very colourful decoration, Happy belated Birthday to your Mum ya :)

Lisa H. said...

My lo' kong was just saying that he missed this fresh fruit cake.. hehehe looks like I have no excuse not to make him some now :)
Gorgeous Sonia... and cant wait to read about your holiday trips

Honey Bee Sweets said...

Happy Belated Birthday to your mummy! Love the vibrant colours from the fruits, sure cheers one up. ;) Think I should bake a fresh fruit cake for my mu next time too, she loves fresh fruits. ;))

Small Kucing said...

looks delicious as ever.

My ex-colleague's mom made another type. She put a layer of jelly/pudding(not sure what) on top of the fruit. It was nice also

珊珊 said...

颜色好美的水果蛋糕。。。。。。。我喜欢!!

Joyce (Chunky Cooky) said...

The cake is soooooo beautiful !!! I am sure ur mum will love it. It's really pretty with the colourful fruits decoration and so neatly arranged, like a masterpiece !

Rice Bowl Tales 有碗話碗 said...

You're such a busy lady!! I don't know how you manage to keep everything going so well!!
This cake is simply stunning, I'm sure your mother will love it so much. Wish your mum a happy birthday and many happy returns!!

anne said...

You're such a busy bee these days , Sonia ! :D And a great multitasker as well ! Another beautifully done cake ! I'm sure the birthday gal really loves it :D Happy Belated Birthday to your Mom !!!!

Love that glaze recipe and much more cheaper than using apricot glaze ! lol

Casey said...

蛋糕装饰很亮丽,好美哦!

Angie's Recipes said...

As always, your layered cakes are so beautiful!

divya said...

Lip smashing cake..looks great.

Little Corner of Mine said...

So beautiful! I loved how you arranged the fruit on the cake. :)

Nami | Just One Cookbook said...

We love buying fruit cake because our kids love it. I've seen many kinds but yours look very beautiful!!!

My Little Space said...

Sonia, wishing your mom a very Happy Birthday. She must be so excited to taste her cake. I'm loving it too. Simple & pretty.
Enjoy your day, dear.
Kristy

Lori said...

What a beautiful arrangement of fruit! Anyone would be lucky to have such a nice cake for their birthday. Outstanding!

lena said...

i know this is an old fashioned cake but it simply looks stunning!!! you going in and out ff the country...jealous!! LOL!

Jeannie Tay said...

Another beautiful creation Sonia, love it! Wish I could frost my cakes even half as nice is good enough:D

Yan said...

Fantastic Sonia, this looks exactly like those selling at the bakery shop. You are so pro in baking this beautiful cake. Your family is so blessed to have you around.

Veronica @ Minty’sKitchen said...

Your beautiful cake looks too lovely to be eaten, Sonia. You did an amazing job AGAIN! Your mum must be very happy.

Shu Han said...

wowwwwwww you really transformed that plain sponge cake into an artwork!

Magia da Inês said...

•°♫¸.♪♫°
Passei para visitá-la.
Estou encantada com o colorido e
a beleza artística da apresentação do bolo frutado... imagino o sabor!!!
Parabéns pela criatividade!
Bom fim de semana!
¸.•°`♥✿⊱╮

3 hungry tummies said...

That is a super calourful cake. Love it!

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