Hop on over to one of Britain’s best-loved bakeries, Patisserie Valerie, for showstopping centrepieces this Easter, including a smashable cake sure to bring the wow factor to your table. Available for nationwide delivery and in-store, ditch the hot-cross buns and plain chocolate eggs for handcrafted masterpieces sure to impress the whole family.
Easter Smash Cake (£49.95, serves 10 – 12)
The perfect centrepiece for your Easter Sunday table, this cake features three-layers of rich chocolate sponge with chocolate and fresh cream. Sprinkled with chocolate honeycomb, cookie pieces and mini chocolate beans – have a crack at the eggs on top to reveal more eggs and beans inside. Adding a burst of spring colour, the cake is finished with a pastel yellow Swiss meringue buttercream and a stunning dark chocolate ganache drip.
Easter Log Cake (£42.95, serves 10 – 12)
Featuring a rolled chocolate Genoese sponge with Swiss chocolate buttercream, adorned with chocolate eggs, edible bunnies and carrots and set atop a layer of buttercream, the seasonal log is finished with a dash of freeze-dried raspberries and delicate icing sugar.
Both cakes are available to pre-order online now for nationwide delivery and the Easter Log Cake will be available in-store from 1st April until 20th April.