Sweetie tray bake

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  • The kids are going to love this delicious orange and white chocolate tray bake covered in melted chocolate and a variety of their favourite sweets. This tray bake is really easy to make and only takes 25 mins to cook and 20 mins to prepare. It is best stored in an airtight container and eaten within 3 days. This tray bake should serve 6-8 people.

    This sweetie tray bake would make the perfect birthday cake and you don’t have to be neat when it comes to decorating – you could even get the kids to help you. From dolly mix to crunchy Maltesers, you can top this tray bake with pretty much anything you fancy.

    Swap the orange for lemon or try making a chocolate orange tray bake instead by substituting some of the flour for cocoa powder instead – the possibilites are endless!

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    For the cake:

    • 200g butter
    • 200g caster sugar
    • 4 medium eggs
    • 200g self-raising flour
    • 1tsp baking powder
    • Zest of 1 medium orange
    • 2-4tsp orange food colouring

    To decorate:

    • 200g white chocolate
    • Smarties, M&Ms, Maltesers, Haribo, Dolly mix, sugar strands, chocolate buttons