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Littlemissexpecting Thu 14-Nov-13 13:46:26

I'm not a very good baker however I would like to try making a birthday cake for DHs birthday. We don't have much money being on mat leave so I thought it would be nice however I really don't know where to start. Any recipes that are guaranteed success? No preference on type of cake.

MikeLitoris Thu 14-Nov-13 16:05:52

What about something like this? .very easy to make andvery fforgiving if you are not the best at decoration.

Littlemissexpecting Fri 15-Nov-13 05:16:46

Should there be a link?

Turnipsandpumpkins Fri 15-Nov-13 05:26:04

I've used this recipe loads of times. Don't bother with posh chocolate, I use tesco own brand plain choc at 30p a bar.
If you have small DC give them some sweets, sprinkles etc and let them decorate it. If not maybe something simple like a heart out of white chocolate buttons.

magpieC Fri 15-Nov-13 05:43:21

This is another good chocolate fudge cake recipe

Can easily be covered in a thick layer of buttercream icing and decorated

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