Spanish Roscón de Reyes (kings' cake)

Spanish Roscón de Reyes (kings' cake)

Tags: Vegetarian Cakes | Cookies World cuisine
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A light savarin crown with a delicious powdered sugar icing, orange blossom water and candied fruit – OLÉ!

Ingredients

500 g Mix B - Bread-Mix
100 g butter
200 ml lukewarm milk
9 g dry yeast
21 g fresh yeast
50 g sugar
1 pinch/es of salt
1 tbsp grated organic orange peel
1 tbsp grated organic lemon peel
2 eggs
3 tbsp orange liqueur
3 tbsp orange blossom water
or
orange juice
1 tsp oil
1 dried bean
For the decoration:
100 g icing sugar
2 tbsp orange blossom water
or
orange juice
100 g candied fruit
20 g flaked almonds

Preparation

  • Melt the butter. Mix together the yeast, sugar and milk, and leave to stand for 10 minutes. Mix together the flour and salt in a bowl.
  • Add the yeast/milk mixture, orange and lemon rinds, eggs, orange liqueur and juice, and kneed into a soft dough for 5 minutes.
  • Place the dough in a bowl that has been greased with oil, cover with a damp cloth and leave to stand in a warm place for 1 hour.
  • Kneed the dough lightly, roll it into a fat sausage shape and place in a 28 cm bundt cake tin.
  • Cover with a damp cloth and leave to stand for another 45 minutes. Preheat the oven to 220°. Place a bowl of water in the oven.
  • Bake the cake for 30 minutes until golden brown. After 10 minutes, reduce the temperature to 200°. Note: before baking, spray water into the oven.
  • Mix together the icing sugar and orange juice to make a glaze. Spread the glaze over the cake and decorate with the candied fruit and flaked almonds.