Heleyna’s Extraordinary Monkey Cakes

Today Heleyna teaches us all how to make these extraordinary monkey face cakes.P1150902


Firstly, you must read through all the ingredients using your pointing finger so as not to lose your place.

115g butter

85g brown sugar

1tbsp honey

2 eggs

100g self raising flour

2tbsp coco powder

350g fondant icing

Chocolate spread

Brown food colouring


P1150915Mix together the butter, sugar and honey until fluffy.


Be sure to get butter all over the honey pot like this and make a huge mess.



Add the eggs, beating after each addition. Fold in the dry ingredients and bake in paper cases for 10-15 minutes at gas mark 4.



Then take some of your icing and colour it brown. Roll it out and use round cutters to make the parts for the money faces.

Sometimes baking can be a trial.

Sometimes baking can be a trial.

Sick the decoration to the cakes with a generous helping of chocolate spread,and paint on the mouths and eyes with brown food colouring.


And then vola! You have the most extraordinary monkey face cupcakes with which you can amaze your friends and family.


Gwen and Heleyna


About Gwen and Elinor

Two bloging buddies who love tea and biscuits.
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1 Response to Heleyna’s Extraordinary Monkey Cakes

  1. Both heleyna and the cakes are adorable 🙂

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