Aussie Cinnamon & Apple Teacake

This classic teacake recipe deserves a spot in every baker’s cookbook.


– 80g unsalted butter, chopped, at room temperature.

– 100g (1/2 cup) caster sugar.

– 1 egg.

– 1 tsp vanilla extract.

– 225g (1 1/2 cups) self-raising flour.

– 2 small pink lady apples, peeled, cored, coarsely grated.

– 125ml (1/2 cup) milk.

Cinnamon topping

– 1 tbsp caster sugar.

– 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon.

– 20g unsalted butter, melted.

– 4 Method Steps.

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 180C/160C fan forced. Grease the base of a round 20cm cake pan and line with baking paper.

Step 2

Use electric beaters to beat the butter and sugar in a bowl until pale and creamy. Add the egg and vanilla and beat until well combined. Use a large metal spoon to fold in the flourapple and milk until well combined. Spoon into the lined pan. Bake for 40 minutes or until a skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean. Set aside in the pan for 10 minutes.

Step 3

Meanwhile, make the glaze, combine the sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl.

Step 4

Brush the melted butter over the hot cake and then sprinkle with the sugar mixture.

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