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Digger cake

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You don’t need to be an engineer to make this impressive construction site chocolate birthday cake, just a few toys, some KitKat bars, sweeties and creative flair

You don’t need to be an engineer to make this impressive construction site birthday cake, just a few toys, some chocolate coated wafer bars and a little creative flair


  • 3 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 2 tsp Baking powder
  • 50 g Cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp Cocoa powder
  • 300 g Icing sugar
  • 250 g Muscovado sugar, light
  • 250 g Self-raising flour
  • 1 3/4 250g pack Butter, unsalted
  • 2 tbsp Milk
  • 50 ml Whole milk
  • 150 g Yogurt, whole natural
  • large round cake board or a large flat plate, about 13inches/33cm
  • 1 Drinking straw
  • 9 four-finger KitKat bars
  • marker pen
  • 2 Plastic diggers and one dumper truck, or similar
  • handful Smarties or other coloured sweets
  • sticky tape
  • 1 tsp vanilla paste or extract
  • 10 X 5cm rectangle of yellow cardboard
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Digger Cake

Digger Cake Dirt digger cake. Chocolate buttercream and chocolate cookie dirt. Chocolate rocks around the edging. Chocolate sponge boulders...

How to make a 3D digger cake [Excavator cake]

We call them diggers, some people call them excavators, Richard Scarry called them power shovels. Whatever you call them, if you want to make a cake like the one below then you're at the right place. You will need: Flat serving platter - mine measured 33 cm x 33 cm (13 inch x 13 inch) 2 x 20cm square cakes Yellow Icing - I made a double quantity of Butter Icing from Edmonds cookbook, but had a lot left over White Icing - only need a little, I set aside about 1/4 cup of the butter icing…