Cake with fig syrup


  1. Mix all ingredients well. Baste a baking pan with oil.
  2. Put the mixture in the baking pan, dredge over sesame and bake in 200C for about an hour.


  • 2 glasses of water fig syrup (petimezi) *
  • 1 glass of water olive oil
  • 1 glass of water sugar
  • Juice of 2 oranges
  • 1 tbspn soda
  • 3 tspns baking powder
  • 3 tspns brandy
  • Nuts, thickly cut
  • Cinammon
  • Sesame
  • Self raising flower (as much as required to make a dough thick enough for a cake)
* If you do not have petimezi replace it with honey, which you have to dissolve it with enough water to make a thick syrup. (see recipe for fig syrup).



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