How To Tell If A Fruit Cake Is Cooked

Decorating By katies135 Updated 24 Nov 2014 , 1:19pm by genicooker

katies135 Posted 23 Nov 2014 , 10:15pm
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AI just cooked a fruit cake and on top it felt firm and the skewer was coming out clean, I left it to cool for 30 mins in the tin and when I took it out the bottom seems quite sticky but I don't know if it's not cooked or if it's just a bit sticky from the moisture of the cake and sitting on the grease proof paper... Help!

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cazza1 Posted 24 Nov 2014 , 3:44am
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I don't trust a skew when I make fruit cakes as I found the results too unpredictable.  I have a very fine knife that I stick in the middle.

genicooker Posted 24 Nov 2014 , 1:19pm
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