Orange o’ clock

Cat’s orange cake is not only a hit with the kid’s packed lunches but also with a coffee in the afternoon. It’s a tasty treat, simple to make and a life saviour to have around for last minute guests! You should definitely try it out!


Jot it down:

Feeds approx.: 8-10 people



  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup sunflower oil
  • 1/2 cup fresh orange juice
  • peel of an orange
  • some brandy (optional)



Mix the eggs and sugar together, beat them for about 2’ and then pour in the oil. Beat the mixture for another 3-4’ and then put the flour, baking powder and orange juice interchangeably. Lastly, add the orange peel and a bit of brandy (optional). Put the mixture into a non-stick loaf tin and bake at 150 ° for 55’.