Sunday, 25 May 2014

Two Tone Vanilla Fairy Cakes With Peppermint Icing.

To make 12 two tone fairy cakes you will need :

6oz of self raising flour
1tsp of baking powder
4oz butter
4oz caster sugar
2 large eggs
2 tbsp milk
Food colouring ( pink and yellow)
Vanilla essence 2tsps


4oz Icing sugar
3oz Margarine
Peppermint essence

Add the butter, eggs and sugar. Beat together until well mixed. Add flour and baking powder into a bowl.  If the mixture is a little thick, mix in a little milk. Once smooth add in 2tsps of vanilla essence and mix.

Evenly divide the mixture between two bowls and add a few drops of food colouring in each. Add a spoon to each cake case and base on gas mark 4 for around 13/14 minute's.

Once the cakes are cool, add icing sugar & margarine together until its quite thick. Add a tsp of vanilla essence , mix again and add in to the cake cases.

Add wafer Daisy for decoration.

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  1. Wow- these are really impressive looking! I'll have to try them out at the kids' next birthday party!

  2. These look really pretty Tina ! #recipeoftheweek