Chocolate Dinosars

Chocolate Shortbread

Preparation info

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Appears in

The Birthday Cake Book

The Birthday Cake Book

By Fiona Cairns

Published 2011

  • About

I made countless visits to the Natural History Museum with my son to view the dinosaur skeletons, his earliest fascination. These are in memory of those times, Hari.


To Bake


Line two or three baking trays with baking parchment. Preheat the oven to 170°C/fan 160°C/340°F/gas mark 3½. Lightly dust a board and rolling pin with flour and roll out the dough to about 4mm thick. Cut out a selection of dinosaurs, re-roll the excess and cut out more u