Feijoa Cake

A whole cake with a wedge taken out on white bench top
Fab feijoas are everywhere come Autumn in NZ and they are little powerhouses of vitamin C. Ripe feijoas fall on the ground so all you need to do is scoop them up, cut them in half for the kids to enjoy or whip up this funky Feijoa cake everyone will love.

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Dessert, Snack
Servings 6 people


  • 115 g butter or rice bran oil spread
  • 170 g raw sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup feijoa pulp
  • 2 tbsp blue top milk
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 225 g plain flour


  • Cream butter and sugar, add eggs and mix.
  • Add the mashed feijoa pulp and the milk. Lastly add flour and the baking powder.
  • Combine well and pour into two greased sandwich tins.
  • Bake 180°C for 20 minutes.
  • Leave in tins for 10 minutes, then remove from tins onto rack and when cool, place together with jam or cream in between and enjoy!
Keyword kid friendly
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