Baking

Apricot and macadamia slice

This crumbly macadamia and apricot slice is jam-packed full of texture, sweetness and irresistible flavours that'll keep you coming back for more.
Apricot and macadamia sliceWoman's Day
16 Item
20M
50M
1H 10M

Ingredients

Method

1.Preheat oven to moderate, 180°C (160°C fan-forced). Lightly grease an 18x28cm slice pan. Line base and sides with baking paper, extending 2cm above long sides. Beat butter, sugar and vanilla together in a large bowl using an electric mixer, until creamy.
2.Add eggs one at a time, beating well alter each addition, scraping down sides of bowl.
3.Sift flour and spice together, then lightly told into creamed mixture alternately with combined sour cream and milk, beginning and ending with flour.
4.Spread half the mixture into prepared pan. Top evenly with apricot puree. Carefully cover with remaining cake batter. Sprinkle with macadamias and combined sugar and extra cinnamon.
5.Bake for 45-50 minutes or until cooked when tested. Cool in pan for 5 minutes, before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely. Dust with icing sugar and cut into squares to serve.

This cake freezes well. Cut into portions and freeze for lunchbox treats.

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