Lamington recipe

Lamington Recipe – very easy and delicious.

Cake

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 eggs
  • pinch salt
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla
  • 3/4 cup caster suger
  • 1 1/2 cup self raising flour
  • 1/2 cup milk

Icing

  • 2 cups icing sugar
  • 1 big tablespoon butter
  • 1/3 cup cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • Hot water to make a very runny icing
  • 3 cups coconut

Cake : cream butter and sugar,then beat in eggs and vanilla.

gradually mix in flour and milk, pour into lamington tin (rectangle) bake in moderate oven for 30 min.

Icing: mix all ingredients with hot water to thin runny icing.

cut cake into square, coat well in watery icing and then cover with coconut.this bit is a bit fiddly I use a fork.

Then enjoy I make a double mixture and you can freeze some.