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WELSH CAKES

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Jeniwren

Jeniwren Report 13 Nov 2012 16:42

Advice please,
Should welsh cakes be eaten hot or cold?
with or without butter.

Jean xx :-) :-) :-)

Cooper

Cooper Report 13 Nov 2012 16:58

I'm not sure of the official way they should be eaten Jean. We had some in Wales on holiday and warmed them through and put butter and jam on. They are yummy :-D
Our youngest put golden syrup and squirty cream on and snaffled them down and looked for more :-D :-D

Enjoy them whichever way you have them :-D


Teresa

Jeniwren

Jeniwren Report 13 Nov 2012 17:50

Thank you Teresa, all your suggestions sound yummy, think I might have to try them all.
:-D :-D :-D

Jean xx

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 13 Nov 2012 17:52

Mine get eaten as soon as cooked :-) Otherwise cold, plain or buttered.

Sue x

Jeniwren

Jeniwren Report 13 Nov 2012 17:55

Thanks Sue, am ashamed to say I didn't make mine, I bought them, are they easy to make?
Jean xx :-) :-)

JoyBoroAngel

JoyBoroAngel Report 13 Nov 2012 17:57

in this house always hot
dripping in butter :-D :-D

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 13 Nov 2012 17:59

Dead easy, this is a typical recipe:

http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/5569/welsh-cakes

I don't cook mine dry in the middle, just left a little squishy ;-) ;-)

Make sure you do use a heavy based pan though. Mine is about 25 years old..lolol but still does the job.

Sue x

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 13 Nov 2012 18:00

here in Welsh Wales - without butter

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 14 Nov 2012 11:56

Mum was Welsh and all her family used to eat them plain, without butter.We like a nice dash of spice in them.
We used to eat them cold except for those we were allowed to test while they were freshly cooked.
They freeze well so it is worth making a double batch and freezing some.

Standing cooking them can be tiring, but a family production line of 1 person mixing, 1 rolling and cutting and another person cooking is great fun I've found.

Gwyn