Everyone knows Christmas cakes and puddings but very few know that traditional ceremony is organised for cake mixing well in advance. Cake mixing is a British tradition but followed globally. Months in advance almost all the hotels universally organised cake mixing ceremony including India. It is basically to bring in the festive mood and make merry.
A lot of in-house foreigners, guests and invitees, enthusiastic children and the staff of hotels gears up with aprons, caps and gloves take part in the fun-filled ceremony. The Christmas cake ingredients contain lots of colourful cherries, dates, plums and dry fruits together with cinnamons, nutmeg and generous amounts of liquor. The treat is not to savour immediately but to keep ready for the festive season. This marinated assortment of dry fruits incorporated when baking plum cakes and puddings. Mumbai Messenger sharing pleasing moment to its reader’s cake mixing ceremony held at numerous luxury hotels.