Birthday Cake


Decorating Tips



Prep Time

30 minutes

Cooking Time

30 minutes

Difficulty Level


Number of Servings

4 Persons

Birthday Cake
made with
For the cake
Eggs: ‏4‏
Vanilla: ½ teaspoon
Icing sugar: ¾ cup
Flour: ½ teaspoon
Instant yeast: ½ teaspoon
Dark chocolate: 50 g
Melted butter: 125 g
M&M’s® Chocolate Candies: 50 g
Salt: 1 pinch
Tahini or butter to grease the tray: 1 teaspoon
For the frosting
GALAXY® Silky Smooth Milk Chocolate: 250 g
M&M’s® Chocolate Candies: 4 bags
Product may contain peanuts.
Product may contain Gluten, almond, and hazelnuts.
  1. Preheat the oven to 180 ͦ C. ‏
  2. In the electric mixer, beat eggs, sugar and vanilla until foamy.‏
  3. Add flour, yeast and salt; mix the ingredients well then pour the mixture into a bowl and set aside.‏
  4. Wash the mixer, then put the M&M’s® Chocolate Candies and crush them until powdered.
  5. Melt the chocolate in a water bath. ‏
  6. Add M&M’s® Chocolate Candies powder over the melted chocolate and stir. ‏
  7. Add the chocolate mixture to the first mixture and stir well.
  8. Grease a rectangular baking tray with tahini or butter. ‏
  9. Pour the mixture into the tray and bake in the preheated oven for 30 minutes or until done. Allow the cake to cool before decorating.‏
  10. Cut the cake in the shape of the number that you desire, and put it on an oven grid.
  11. For the frosting: melt the GALAXY® Silky Smooth Milk Chocolate in a water bath.‏
  12. Cover the cake with chocolate and decorate it with M&M’s® Chocolate Candies before the chocolate cools.

Note: For a larger cake, you can make more than one cake and use circular and rectangular trays to get the number’s shape that you desire; for example two round cakes for number 8 or 3; or two rectangular cakes, cut and shaped for number 4.

Content Per 100g Per 2.5g portion
Energy (kJ) 2011 905
Energy (kcal) 479 216
Protein (g) 4.6 2.1
Carbohydrate (g) 68.6 30.9
of which sugars (g) 66.4 29.9
Fat (g) 20.7 9.3
of which saturates (g) 12.5 5.6
Fibre (g) 2.7 1.2
Sodium (g) 0.09 0.04