Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'
Mango Cake with Lime Syrup
For more recipes by Finy, check out my website:
Children will like this cake as it has a sweet syrup over it, and it is very moist and delicious with a whole mango cut up inside it.
: 20 minutes
: 25 minutes
: 8 servings
1 large, ripe mango
10 g butter, melted
2 tbsp coconut sugar or brown sugar
75 g sugar
75 g cornflour
1 tbsp custard powder
½ tsp cream of tartar
Bit of bicarb of soda
For the lime syrup
80 ml water
165 g sugar
80 ml lime juice
2 tsp lime zest, finely grated
The syrup could be made a day ahead by stirring the water, sugar and juice in a small saucepan over a medium heat without boiling, until the sugar dissolves.
Bring to the boil and, without stirring, boil for about 7 minutes or until the syrup thickens slightly - note that it goes thicker as it cools.
Allow to cool for about 10 minutes, and then add the rind.
For the cake
Preheat the oven to about 185°/165° fan forced. Grease or line a 22 cm cake pan.
Pour butter over the base of the pan and spread the brown sugar evenly over the butter.
Top with the mango slices.
Beat the eggs and sugar with an electric mixer for about 5 minutes, or until thickened and creamy.
Sift the dry ingredients onto some baking paper.
Put this into the egg mixture.
Pour this mixture into the pan, over the mango slices.
Bake for about 25 minutes.
Meanwhile, make the syrup.
Put the cake onto a wire rack over a tray and pour half of the lime syrup over the hot cake.
Serve remaining syrup with the cake though I found that there was enough syrup using half.
I like this Recipe
More Recipes by
Quick, Easy Pizzas
Pizzas are a great standy-by to have when the children are hungry and you can pick and choose what...
Chocolate and Plain Semolina Dessert
This is usually a breakfast cereal, however I have let it cool, put it in the fridge and eaten it ...
Banana, Raspberry And Mango Smoothie
This is sweet and still healthy, and is an easy smoothie which can be a good way to get children w...
Cous Cous Salad With Bacon, Craisins And Walnuts
I actually made this as a stuffing for a turkey however had a lot left over and it was great as a ...
If your children do not like fruit, this grape salad is a good way to get them to eat grapes as th...
Omelette-Scrambled Eggs With Cottage Cheese
This is a good way to "hide" the vegetables if children do not like them
view all recipes by Finy
on Other Hubs
Have you seen the majority of your own State or Country?
Kraft 4 Cheese Blend Grated Cheese
Do you have cable or NBN internet services?
Do you often have sweets/dessert after your daily meal?
Submit a Comment
Lilli Pilli Jam
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
Oven baked chicken schnitzel
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
Puff Pastry Hot Dogs
Sometimes your average hot dogs can get a little boring
Orange Chocolate Mud Cake
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
Nanny's kiss biscuits
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
Honey, You Baked!
Milo Cookies with Condensed Milk
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
Mini Choc Chip Muffins
These bite sized mini choc chip muffins are perfect for the kids to make and add into their lunch bo...
Sometimes the usual spaghetti and pasta dinners can get a little boring
Simple Green Bean and Tomato Salad with Avocado Dressing
This is a good way to get children to eat vegetables as the beans are quite crunchy as they are no...
Cornflake Honey Joys
A crunchy honey treat that is perfect for lunch boxes and kids parties! Preparation Time: 10...
Find Kidrecipes on Facebook Twitter and Pinterest!