Orange rough cake recipes

Orange and cardamom cake (dairy-free and sugar-free)

Orange and cardamom cake (dairy-free and sugar-free)

Pulse the oranges in a food processor to a rough purée and place it in a large bowl. Definitely one that will appear on our table more often throughout the year

Orange & Pomegranate Cake for Mother’s Day

Remove from water and let cool down before chopping roughly into pieces. Oranges and almonds are a popular combination and this cake is super simple to make
Orange and Poppy Seed Flourless Cake

Orange and Poppy Seed Flourless Cake

Roughly chop steamed or boiled whole oranges and place in a food processor. I had an orange and poppy seed cake on my mind for a while which was followed by a light bulb moment to try to make a healthy version of this without using artificial sugars
Orange Poppy Seed and Sunflower Kernels Cake

Orange Poppy Seed and Sunflower Kernels Cake

cut and discard pips and rough parts. Orange and almond meal cake with poppy seeds is our favourite cake from different orange and almond cake recipes I bake

ORANGE AND PISTACHIO CHOCOLATE FRIDGE CAKE

100g orange-flavoured dark chocolate, roughly chopped. 200g dark chocolate (70% cocoa solids) roughly chopped. In a big bowl, put the biscuits, roughly broken into 2cm pieces, add the sultanas and the Cointreau, 3/4 of the pistachios (try adding the larger bits here, leaving the more powdery bits to finish), and the chocolate mixture. 100g mint-flavoured dark chocolate (instead of the orange flavoured one)
Gingerbread Cake with Cinnamon Icing

Gingerbread Cake with Cinnamon Icing

I know that these layers are still pretty wonky and uneven but i’m trying to get the hang of cutting the layers freehand because really, i’m so slap dash that even if I measured it all with toothpicks and whatnot, i’m sure my layers would still come out pretty rough
Christmas Cake Pops

Christmas Cake Pops

If you’re making these for children you could leave the alcohol out or use a little orange juice instead
Orange and Spice Sweet Potato Souffle {Casserole}

Orange and Spice Sweet Potato Souffle {Casserole}

Allow the potatoes to cool for a short while in a colander, then pop into a large mixing bowl and mash with a potato masher, or push through a potato ricer
Orange Cream Cheese Walnut Brownies

Orange Cream Cheese Walnut Brownies

Make swirls by cutting through the batter with a round bladed knife to create a marbled effect. At times, I get requests from my husband to bake sweet treats, cakes or cookies for him and his usual coffee kaki (Hokkien meaning close friends that always hanging out together)
Spiced Carrot Magic Bean Cake (includes Thermomix method)

Spiced Carrot Magic Bean Cake (includes Thermomix method)

You can leave the nuts off the topping, and out of the cake if you want to avoid them (or substitute for a mixture of pine nuts / sunflower seeds and pumpkin seeds, roughly chopped, for a nutty texture), and you can use an orange drizzle icing in a lacy pattern over the top if you want to avoid dairy (see options)
Twice Cooked Pork Belly with Spiced Orange and Chilli Sauce

Twice Cooked Pork Belly with Spiced Orange and Chilli Sauce

I two thirds filled it with hot tap water and placed a cake rack in the bottom. I served it with steamed rice, broccolini and a type of slaw made with shredded cabbage, finely chopped celery, finely sliced apple, orange zest, chopped mint and lightly dressed with some sushi vinegar