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Chocolate Fairy Cakes

Published Sunday, 28 March, 2010 by jess

simple, easy and simple to vary



  • 50g caster sugar
  • 50g butter or margarine
  • 75g self raising flour
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • if its dry add a little milk :)
  • you can add choc chips, banana, cherries or whateva to this aswell :)
  • 75g butter
  • 150g icing sugar
  • some hot water
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • if you want to put sweets or choclolate on top you can do that aswell :)



1) mix together the butter and sugar until smooth and creamy. add the egg,mix well.

2) Mix in the flour and cocoa powder and any exras you want to put in (e.g choclate chunks, banana, cherries....)

3) put in the oven at 180'c for 15-20 mins

wait until the cakes have cooled,then


1) beat together the sugar and butter and add a little hot water to get it to mix. add the hot water in lil drops so u don't use too much.

2) add the cocoa powder and mix well

3) spread over the cakes and add a topping if wished ( such as chocolate, weets, sprinkles...)

enjoy :)


  • Emma 3 years ago

    How much does this make??

  • Asghar Mustafa 5 years ago

    I dont lick this

  • Ali Mustafa Class 9 Multan 5 years ago

    I love this

  • Mahwish Mustafa Class 9 Multan 5 years ago

    That sam batter

  • Mahwish 5 years ago

    I lick this

  • Anna 5 years ago

    Best recipe but only made me 8

  • Eliza M 5 years ago

    This recipe stinks

  • Yolo123 5 years ago

    It only made six for me although i had a bit left over! Hope my mum dad and brother like them! Xxxxxx

  • Prisha 6 years ago

    How many can u make

  • Destiny 6 years ago

    How many can u make from this mixture?

  • Sophie 6 years ago

    How many cakes does it make???

  • Amelia Laing 10 6 years ago

    These cupcakes are scrumptious they have got so much flavour and mine were expressly nice

  • Molly 6 years ago

    Just made these,came out of the oven 5 mins ago; gorgeous i've got to say this recipe is the best ive come across for chocolate cake! Try it:d

  • Lozz 6 years ago

    Sounds like an awesome recipe!!! I have wrote everything down and me and my mum are going to bake it! Finger crossed that this recipe is gonna be a fav! Xxx

  • Xx Vampire Girl Xx 7 years ago

    Good i like the recipe, sounds interesting

  • Oww 7 years ago

    Wish i read the comments before...

  • Ewwww 7 years ago

    It was horrible!

  • sponge bob 7 years ago

    Hey guys......I LIKE EGGS!!!!!

  • Jo 7 years ago

    Don't ever use this recipe, tastes like flour, not sweet and very dry

  • Steph 7 years ago

    This cake is lovely , i didnt follow the icing recipe but would DEFO make this can in the near future!!!!!!!

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