Peach, Tea and White Chocolate Traybake

Peach, Tea & White Chocolate Traybake - Fab Food 4 All

Just like the Jack Buchanan song, “Everything stops for tea” in our house, several times a day in fact. I think tea drinking is a very British thing and we are conditioned from childhood to be tea drinkers, who hasn’t sung “I’m a little teaport” at nursery school? Then there are songs like “Two for Tea” and Bernard Cribben’s “Right said Fred (have another cup of tea)”. How many iconic coffee songs can you think of? Exacty! So as tea is my drink of choice (I’ve never been a coffee drinker) I was very pleased when Typhoo asked if I’d like to make this Peach, Tea and White Chocolate Traybake from Recipes from a Normal Mum.

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My daughter was a little hesitant as we went shopping for the ingredients saying things like, “do you have to put the ginger in it” and “I’m not keen on peaches”. But who came home from school and after polishing off all the white chocolate that had dripped through the wire rack tucked into the first piece or cake and declared it delicious, yep my daughter! Then I made our afternoon cuppa and called hubby from his office and he too declared the cake a winner. Soon my son arrived home and his eyes lit up to see homemade cake and he loved it too!

Peach, Tea & White Chocolate Traybake - Fab Food 4 All
So I can’t recommend this Peach, Tea and White Chocolate Traybake enough and it’s perfect treat to go with your afternoon cup of Typhoo (although I may have had it with my elevenses cuppa this morning – don’t tell anyone)!

Peach, Tea & White Chocolate Traybake - Fab Food 4 All

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Peach, Tea and White Chocolate Traybake
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A deliciously moist cake infused with tea and ginger, studded with peaches and drizzled with white chocolate - perfect for your afternoon cup of tea or even pudding!
Recipe type: Snack
Cuisine: British
Serves: 12
  • 1 Typhoo tea bag
  • 50mls vegetable oil
  • 200g unsalted butter, melted (plus extra for greasing the tin)
  • 250g caster sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 235g self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 15 slices of tinned peaches (about half a 410g tin, drained)
  • 100g white chocolate, melted
  • 10mls vegetable oil
  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C/Gas Mark 4. Break open the Typhoo teabag and sprinkle into a small saucepan. Add the oil and butter and heat on the stove for about a minute over a low heat until the butter had melted. Remove from the heat and leave to infuse.
  2. In the meantime prepare a 22cm x 22cm tray bake tin by greasing with a little butter and lining with non-stick baking parchment. Mix together the tea, oil and melted butter mixture, caster sugar, eggs, flour and ginger until the batter is really smooth.
  3. Place the peach slices on top of the sponge and bake for 35 – 40 minutes until golden on the top and a skewer comes out of the centre of the tray bake clean.
  4. Remove from the oven and leave to cool on a wire rack.
  5. Once the cake is cool, mix together the melted white chocolate with the vegetable oil and drizzle over the cake. Leave to set and slice into squares to serve with a delicious cup of Typhoo tea.
  6. This cake is also delicious served warm as pudding with ice-cream or custard.

For some more Typhoo Tea inspired recipes why not check out Fuss Free Flavours Tea Flavoured Digestive Biscuits or Farmersgirl Kitchen’s Chocolate, Prune and Walnut Cake with Tea Glaze!

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NB: Post commissioned by Typhoo Tea.

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  1. Jacqueline Buckley

    That looks like the kind of cake I can’t stop eating. I want to drown it with custard and eat till i’m full.

    1. Camilla

      It is fab, do hope you get to bake it:-)

  2. wendy malone

    lovely looking cake. Trying to cut down now after christmas.x

    1. Camilla

      Me too, hasn’t worked so far LOL:-)

  3. Chris Fletcher

    This looks delicious! The peach and tea sounds an interesting combination!

    1. Camilla

      It really is a fab cake:-)

  4. Heather Haigh

    What an original, and dellicous sounding, combination

    1. Camilla

      It’s a fab recipe:-)

  5. Nadine-Johanna Stewart

    Cake and tea are always a great combination, but this cake sounds fantastic on its own. I love everything with white chocolate.

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Nadine, yes it’s a fabulous cake:-)

  6. Nayna Kanabar

    This sounds like a lovely combination of ingredients and looks delicious.

    1. Camilla

      Thanks it really was Nayna:-)

  7. Jemma @ Celery and Cupcakes

    Cake and tea, what a perfect combo! This looks really delicious.

    1. Camilla

      Thank you Jemma;-)

  8. Elinor Hill aka Beachhutcook

    Loving the look of this. Perfect for late lazy afternoon teas in front of the fire with the TV on. Elinor x

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Elinor:-)

  9. norma macdonald robertson

    love theses muffins delicious

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Norma:-)

  10. Nancy

    OMG I can understand why you tried to get some with your 11 am tea! Looks delicious, the peaches! Yum

    1. Camilla

      LOL thanks Nancy:-)

  11. Nicole Neverman

    Who doesn’t love a good tray bake?? This one sure does sound amazing – what could be better than combining peach, tea, AND white chocolate?! so delicious 🙂

    1. Camilla

      It really is an awesome cake Nicole:-)

  12. Laura Hartley

    Ahh I wish I hadn’t seen this because I’m supposed to be keeping off the sugary good but this looks amazing!!!! A strange combo but if you say it works, I believe you 😉

    1. Camilla

      I didn’t know what to expect but it’s a fab cake:-)

  13. Louise

    This is just delicious looking. Definitely going to give it a try when I get the chance to bake next 🙂

    Louise x

    1. Camilla

      Fab Louise:-)

  14. JudeVFR400

    That looks so gorgeous, I feel so cake hungry now, I love peaches and white chocolate. Not tried them together though. You sure the tea taste isn’t strong? I really don’t like it.

    1. Camilla

      Jude, I couldn’t taste the tea, just the ginger:-)

  15. Cassandra

    Omg that cake looks so good I may actually shed tears!!

    1. Camilla

      LOL Cassandra:-)

  16. Kacie

    Wow, this looks so delicious. It’s great to see white chocolate with peach instead of the usual raspberry!

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Katie, it’s a super cake:-)

  17. peter @feedyoursoultoo

    looks yummy.

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Peter;-)

  18. Dannii @ Hungry Healthy Happy

    That is a beautiful looking traybake Camilla. I have a huge cake craving now, and a tea craving. So I am off to make myself a cup of tea 🙂

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Dannii, I’m drinking tea right now too:-)

  19. Isabella

    I love the flavour combination, sounds so delicious – peach and tea is a winner but with white chocolate too? Heaven! Yum!

    1. Camilla

      It is really good Isabella – wish there was a slice left for my current brew!

  20. kate @veggie desserts

    What a lovely cake! I can imagine that it tastes just like peach iced tea – YUM!

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Kate;-) The tea flavour is very subtle, the ginger is the most noticeable flavour:-)

  21. Samantha Rickelton

    Oh this cake/traybake looks perfect to go with a brew.

    1. Camilla

      It really is Samantha:-)

  22. Katie Bryson

    This is making me yearn for the summer with those flavours… looks utterly divine and the perfect match for a cup of tea!

    1. Camilla

      Thanks this is a keeper of a recipe Katie:-)

  23. Bintu @ Recipes From A Pantry

    If I pretend to be one of your children can I have this for tea?

    1. Camilla

      You’re welcome any time Bintu:-)

  24. Diana

    Love good tea and this peach tea cake looks amazing! If I bake this at home, it will be gone within the same day!

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Diana, well I hope you share at least some of it LOL:-)

  25. Agata

    I like the idea of peaches in this bake. It sounds perfect and I really want a piece.

    1. Camilla

      It really is a super cake:-)

  26. Ickle Pickle

    I don’t drink tea but my, this traybake looks amazing and very yummy! Kaz x

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Kaz, I only learned to drink it when I started work as it was the only drink you could have:-)

  27. Sian QuiteFranklySheSaid

    I love a good cup of tea especially if it’s accompanied by a yummy piece of cake! This one looks delicious, I will have to give it a whirl. It might be a good way to sneak some fruit into my little boy!

    1. Camilla

      Yes, my daughter ate the peaches even though she said she wouldn’t! It’s an exceedingly good cake:-)

  28. Rachel

    This sounds absolutely divine and I love the photos, they re amazing x

    1. Camilla

      Aaw, thank you Rachel, the cake is superb and I was lucky to have a good weather day when I baked it:-)

  29. Sisley White

    I love tea and peaches so I bet this would be brilliant for me. Saved to make later x

    1. Camilla

      You’ll love it Sisley:-)

  30. Ana De- Jesus

    I need those cakes immediately! It might cheer me up aha

    1. Camilla

      Very easy to make so no excuse not to make Ana – I’m sure it would cheer you up along with a nice cup of tea:-)

  31. Kavey

    Beautiful flavours, really tempting. And I do love the way you’ve iced it, looks so pretty and very seasonal!

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Kavey, I can’t take credit for the recipe but the execution is all mine:-)

  32. Dom

    Love this. It reminds me of a cake my grandma used to make with peaches and ginger. Lovely!

    1. Camilla

      Maybe that’s where Holly Bell got her inspiration? It’s not a combination I’ve come across before but it’s absolutely wonderful:-)

  33. Claire

    I love the combination of ingredients, this looks and sounds so mouthwatering. Yum!

    1. Camilla

      Thanks Claire, it sure is a winner:-)

  34. Stella

    This sounds so yummy. I would love to try this out.

    1. Camilla

      It really is lush and just gets better with time:-)

  35. Nazrana Haque

    oh wow looks heavenly, gotta try that recipe!! x

    1. Camilla

      It really is lush!

  36. Martina Evans

    Oooh, this sounds and looks delightful! I would definitely love to make this; thanks!

    1. Camilla

      I’m sure you’d love it Martina:-)

  37. Janice

    peaches, ginger, chocolate…yes please. Lovely ‘tea cake’ perfect for feeding hungry kids or adults!

    1. Camilla

      I’ve just had another slice Janice, still lush on day 3:-)

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