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Do you think my Christmas cake is fucked?

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MamaG Wed 11-Nov-09 18:54:14

Recipe says gas 1 for 4.5 hours. It's NOT FUCKING COOKED (skewer doesn't come out clean) and it's been in for nearly 7 hours now!

Oh its going to taste like fucking cat litter isn't it

mollyroger Wed 11-Nov-09 18:59:55

Here is how to rescue situation.
Take out, pour over 1/3 tablespoon of brandy.
Set alight.

Pour rest of brandy into bucket.

Go M&S tomorrow. Buy new cake.
Problem solved.

MamaG Wed 11-Nov-09 19:07:19


I will NOT buy a cake. I will not. I'm going to make everybody eat it anyway angry

PyrotechnicToadstool Wed 11-Nov-09 19:09:58

My friend once made a cake that took about 6 hours to cook so I'd hang in there. Unfortunately for her she was making it for a work thing and didn't get it in the oven until about 9pm. So you're a step ahead.

It has to cook eventually, no?

Pinner35 Wed 11-Nov-09 20:00:56

I would keep going with it.....its pretty hard to screw up a xmas cake and TBH gas mark 1 is a very low setting for such a dense cake. Stick with it.......

mollyroger Wed 11-Nov-09 20:02:33

drop a brandy anyway wouldn't hurt...?

WhatDidISayRoy Wed 11-Nov-09 20:03:42

pmsl molly

MamaG Wed 11-Nov-09 21:11:04

I think its fine now grin

morningpaper Wed 11-Nov-09 21:12:42


mollyroger Thu 12-Nov-09 13:18:24

I'll drink to that! <<hic>>

RealityBites Thu 12-Nov-09 13:19:16

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