Owl cakes

August 15, 2020 by sue


50g wholemeal flour

50g plain flour

1 rounded tsp cinnamon

1 tsp baking powder

40g margarine

50g Demerara sugar

½ cooking apple chopped small

1 egg

10 glace cherry halves and 10 raisins

Preheat oven to gas 6/200°C


Place flour and margarine in food processor and whizz (or rub in with fingertips)

Tip into mixing bowl and add cinnamon, baking powder, sugar and apple – Mix

Whisk egg and add, stirring well

Divide into 5 portions and form each into a ball

Push 2 half cherries in to make eyes – the centre of each cherry should be showing

Push a banana chip for a beak ( like pushing a coin into a slot, so the edge shows)

Bake for 10-15 mins. When cool add raisins to centre of cherry eyes