Recipe: Eccles Cakes

Canapes for entertaining, courtesy of Wilmslow Kitchen Cookery School


- 100gm rasins ( seedless) 

- 25 gm brioche or breadcrumbs 

- 30gm soft brown sugar

- 1 pinch ground cinnamon 

- 1 tsp mixed spice 

- 1 sheet of puff pastry. 



1. Soak the raisins in hot water for an hour. When plump add the rest of the ingredients.

2. Cut a standard sheet of puff pastry into 15 then place a spoon of the sultana mix into the middle of each piece. Bring the sides up and seal in the mixture. 

3. Form into a flat round then dip in sugar and score two slits on top. Bake at 175 degrees until golden (approx 20 mins)

4. Serve with Cheshire cheese at room temperature.


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