Simple Fruit Cake-Eggless & Butterless

As christmas is nearing I want to try plum with & without egg. I searched many blogs and tried this eggless version first.Next I have decided to make a  rich plum cake using brown sugar,egg and butter. Will post if I get a good result in it.


  • Maida- 1 cup
  • Powdered sugar- 1 cup
  • Oil- 1\2 cup(i used olive oil)
  • Nuts-cashew,almond&walnut
  • Fruits-dates,tutti-frutti,raisins
  • Spice powder-1\2 tsp(nutmeg,clove& cinannom)
  • Baking powder-1\2 tsp
  • baking soda- a pinch
  • Vinegar-1\4 tsp.

For caramel syrup:

Sugar-1\4 cup
water- 1tbsp + 1\2 cup


Heat sugar with 1 tbsp water,it will become brown, meanwhile heat some water and keep ready.When the sugar sticks& crackle, switch off and add hot water.This is ur caramel syrup.

1.Sieve flour with b.powder & spice powder.

2.Soak the fruits in apple juice.Mix baking soda with vinegar.

3.Pre heat ur oven.Mix nuts & fruits with some flour.

4.Beat oil/butter with powdered sugar well,then add flour mix, caramel syrup and beat well till all flour is added.

5.Then add the flour coated nuts&fruits to it.Don't beat after adding.

6.Then pour the batter on a greased pan and bake it middle rack for 35-45 min at 180 deg C or till a tooth pick comes out clear.

7.Cool on the wire rack.


1.U may add 1\4 tsp vanilla essence.
2.If using brown sugar no need to caramelisation.
3.Pls let me know if  there can be made any alteration.



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