Orange English Cake

Orange English Cake  One of the many recipes that populate our kitchens is this one, which is a real confectionery gem. Its endearing simplicity and the zesty orange flavour combine to produce a singular experience that goes beyond culinary restrictions. We welcome you to discover the mysteries of this timeless item and introduce a little of English culture into your house by using our guide.

Recipe By: m.alicar

Ingredients For Orange English Cake:

  • Three cups of wheat flour
  • One cup of sugar
  • One cup of butter
  • Four eggs
  • One cup of orange juice
  • The zest of two oranges
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • Half a teaspoon of salt

Instructions For Make Orange English Cake

  • Dough: Beat the butter and sugar together in a bowl until a creamy consistency is achieved.
  • Egg Addition: Beat thoroughly after each addition of egg, then add the eggs one at a time.
  • Adding Secos: Sieve the baking powder, salt, and wheat flour into the batter. Gently stir.
  • Introducing Citrus Flavour: Incorporate the orange juice and zest into the dough, blending until a uniform texture is achieved.
  • Baking: Place the dough in a pan that has been buttered, and bake it for 45 to 50 minutes at 180°C, or until a toothpick inserted in the centre comes out clean.


  • Orange English Cake is a culinary adventure that embodies the grace and heritage of English cooking, not just a recipe. Its subtle, astringent flavour elevates any cake to a new level, making it a must-have ingredient for homemade cakes.


  • For an additional taste and appearance boost, consider adding an orange icing topping.
  • For a taste of Britain, serve thin slices with tea.

In summary:

Together, we delve into the skill of crafting an English Orange Cake—a recipe that cuts across boundaries and provides a taste of English heritage. Please let us know about your experiences attempting this recipe in the comments below. We value your feedback and ideas as we work to further expand our culinary universe. I hope every piece of this cake serves as a gateway to a flavorful adventure that you won’t soon forget!

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