Sri lanka love cake cashew & pumpkin

Yield: 1 Servings

Measure Ingredient
\N \N ---------> source <---------
\N \N \"A taste of Sri Lanka\"
\N \N By Indra Jayasekera
16 \N Eggs
675 grams Sugar
450 grams Semolina
450 grams Butter
900 grams Nuts, cashew
450 grams Preserves, pumpkin
½ \N Nutmeg
2 \N Cardamom
2 \N Clove
½ teaspoon Cinnamon, ground
25 millilitres Golden syrup
1 \N Lime, Zest from
25 millilitres Vanilla essence
2 teaspoons Almond essence
3 teaspoons Rose essence


===========================> Directions <======================== Separate the eggs and beat the yolks and sugar together in a bowl to form a smooth cream. Dry roast the semolina and mix well with the butter. Mince the cashew nuts, chop the pumpkin preserve, grate the nutmeg and crush the cardamoms and cloves. stiffly beat eight egg whites. Beat the semolina and butter mixture into the egg yolks, then fold in the stiffly beaten egg whites followed by the cashew nuts, pumpkin preserve, nutmeg, cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, golden syrup, lime rind and essences and mix well together.

Put mixture into a greased cake tin and place in a moderate oven (170øC: Gas Mark 3) for 2-2 1/z hours, or until a skewer inserted in the cake comes out clean.

ISBN #962 224 010 0

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