Tasty Rum Cake with Sweet Prune Topping

Posted on November 15, 2017 by Aisah in Cakes,Recipes


Rum Cake with Sweet prune topping

This cake is for the prune and rum lovers 

Rum Cake

  • 5 eggs
  • 150 gr sugar
  • 225 gr butter (or two sticks)
  • 250 gr flour
  • a bit baking powder
  • a bit vanille
  • a bit rum (own choice, i use borgoe) (or a lot)

Prune topping

  • 100 gr powder sugar
  • 3 tblsp rum (own choice, i use borgoe)
  • 150 gr prunes (cut into pieces)

For the Cake

  1. Mix the eggs together with the sugar until the sugar is disolved
    Add the butter and vanilla and mix until buter is wel blended in the mixture
    Add the flour with baking powder and mix until creamy

  2. Pour some rum into to cake batter and mix with a spoon (you can put as much as you like, i find 3 tblsp nice enough)

For the topping

  1. Put the rum in a pan on a soft fire
    Add the powder sugar and prunes
    mix until the powder sugar is disolved

  2. Turn of fire and put topping on cooled cake

Let me know in the comments how you like the recipe 🙂

With a twinkle and a smile,




*Writers note

Excuse the formatting on the page, and the weird sizes on all the photo’s. I’m figuring out what the correct sizes and and formatting should be. If you have any helpfull tips. Please let me know in a comment or mail me.

It was my mom’s birthday yesterday. She asked me to bake her a rum cake with my signature sweet prune topping.



A fellow-traveler of life figuring out the way. I like to share little nuggets of wisdom i found on this journey. blogger coder baker mom of 2


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