Easter bunny cakes

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Easter bunny cakes
These Easter bunnies are so cute and perfect to give to the kids as a treat on Easter Sunday.

For cake:
12 baking cases
100g unsalted butter or margarine
100g caster sugar
2 medium eggs
100g plain flour
1½ tsp baking powder
1 tsp natural vanilla extract

For the icing:
130g unsalted butter
250g icing sugar
2 tbsp milk
A few drops of natural vanilla extract
To decorate:
Jelly diamonds
Mini marshmallows
Hundreds and thousands
Writing icing
This recipe is courtesy of Dr. Oetker baking range. For more recipes visit www.oetker.ie

Preheat oven to 190°C/375°F/gas mark 5. Line fairy cake tray with baking cases. Beat together butter (or margarine) with sugar until pale and creamy.

Add half the flour and gradually whisk in beaten eggs. Sieve the remaining flour and baking powder and add natural vanilla extract and mix together.

Divide mixture between cake cases and bake in oven for 12-15 minutes until lightly golden. Transfer to wire rack to cool completely.

Cut top off each bun, level with rim of cupcake case, and cut top in half.

For the icing, mix the butter and sugar together until light and fluffy adding a few drops of natural vanilla extract and milk. Spread icing over each bun thickly and evenly.

Press 2 halves of cake top upright into icing for ears. Use buttercream to place a jelly diamond in each ear. Add mini marshmallows for eyes and teeth, and finish with writing icing and hundreds and thousands

Serves
6

Preparation Time
15 minutes

Cooking Time
15 minutes

Main ingredients
Dairy, Flour

Recipe Type
Party Food, Cakes & Baking, Kids Food, Cupcakes

Special Info
Nut free, Pregnant Mums

Level of Difficulty
Easy

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