Easy Earth Cake Recipe for Earth Day

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Earth Cake Recipe for Earth Day

EASY Earth Cake Recipe for Earth Day

Imagine life without energy, we rely on using energy to run all our electrical appliances in our homes and cities. We get energy from coal and natural gases but they are running out, once we use them up they will be gone forever. This is why we must save energy and not use electricity when we don’t need too. There are so many ways to have fun without using energy.

To celebrate Earth Day we've created a super yummy no-bake recipe for you. Our Edible Earth has a crispy, gooey base covered in delicious chocolate, this is a recipe for all the family to enjoy and the best bit is you will be saving energy!!!

Imagine life without energy, we rely on using energy to run all our electrical appliances in our homes and cities. We get energy from coal and natural gases but they are running out, once we use them up they will be gone forever. This is why we must save energy and not use electricity when we don’t need too. There are so many ways to have fun without using energy.

To celebrate Earth Day we've created a super yummy no-bake recipe for you. Our Edible Earth has a crispy, gooey base covered in delicious chocolate, this is a recipe for all the family to enjoy and the best bit is you will be saving energy!!!

Tools

greaseproof paper

scissors

6" cake tin

3 bowls

spoon
 

INGREDIENTS

butter, softened (a small amount to line cake tin)

120g white marshmallows

250g white chocolate

105g rice puff cereal

a speck of green food colouring

a speck of blue food colouring

Tools

Bunny ears template
Card or paper
Printer
Scissors
Glue stick
Cupcake cases (optional)

Extras

Printable flower template for use if you don't have cupcake cases

 

METHOD

STEP BY STEP GUIDE

Tools

greaseproof paper
scissors
6" cake tin
3 bowls
spoon

 

INGREDIENTS

unsalted butter, softened (a small amount to line cake tin)
120g white marshmallows
250g white chocolate
105g rice puff cereal
a speck of green food colouring
a speck of blue food colouring

STEP 1

Line the cake tin with butter and greaseproof paper.

Did you know? By using a microwave you are saving energy, find out more below!

STEP 2

Melt the marshmallows in the microwave for 20 seconds. Stir and repeat until they are completely melted. Make sure you keep a close eye on it so it doesn't burn.

STEP 3

Add the rice puff cereal to the melted marshmallows. Wet your hands with cool water and mix the cereal and marshmallows with your hands until all the cereal is covered.

STEP 3

Addthe rice puff cereal to the melted marshmallows. Wet your hands with cool water and mix the cereal and marshmallows with your hands until all the cereal is covered.

STEP 3

Add the rice puff cereal to the melted marshmallows. Wet your hands with cool water and mix the cereal and marshmallows with your hands until all the cereal is covered.

STEP 4

Flatten the mix down into the tin; make sure you press it into the sides. Next put it in the freezer for 5 minutes.

STEP 5

Melt the white chocolate in the microwave for 20 seconds. Stir and repeat until they completely melted. Make sure you keep a close eye on it so it doesn't burn.

STEP 6

Spilt the white chocolate into two bowls, 2/3 in one bowl and 1/3 into the other. Add blue food colouring to the larger bowl. Add green food colouring to the smaller bowl. Keep stirring the chocolate until it has completely changed colour.

STEP 6

Spilt the white chocolate into two bowls, 2/3 in one bowl and 1/3 into the other. Add blue food colouring to the larger bowl. Add green food colouring to the smaller bowl. Keep stirring the chocolate until it has completely changed colour.

STEP 7

Pour the blue chocolate into the baking tin, spread it round all the edges. Put the tin back in the freezer for another 5 minutes.

STEP 8

Blob the green chocolate in small amounts on top of the blue to make the land on the Earth. Put it in the freezer for 5 more minutes.

STEP 9

Careful remove your Earth from the tin and enjoy!!!! Yay your finished, happy Earth Day!!!

STEP 9

Careful remove your Earth from the tin and enjoy!!!! Yay your finished, happy Earth Day!!!

How to explain Earth day to your children

On the 22nd April 1970 there was a global change, many laws to help the environment were created and people from all over the world made a promise to protect our Earth. Now each year we celebrate Earth Day and work together to try and make a cleaner environment for Mother Nature.

 

Research has shown that the microwave is more energy efficient than the hob; the microwave’s heat waves are directed on food inside and not on heating the air or container around it. This means that most if not all of the energy generated is used to make your food cook.

Enjoy our recipe?

We hope you enjoyed making our Edible Earth recipe. We love seeing what you've baked, please share your snaps by tagging us on Facebook   &   Instagram

Enjoy our recipe?

We hope you enjoyed making your Edible Earth recipe. We love seeing what you've baked, please share your snaps by tagging us on Facebook   &   Instagram

 


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