Beyond the reveal of its flavour and layers, hidden previously by a coat of modesty icing, the cutting of a cake rarely elicits gasps of delight and surprise.
Enter the 'piñata cake'. What looks like a simple cake hides an avalanche of lollies that come tumbling from it the moment the first slice is removed.
Its simplicity and versatility make it as perfect for a kid's birthday party (filled with colourful Smarties, M&Ms or any other kid-friendly candy) as it is for a grown up (think chocolate cake filled with Malteasers, covered in malt icing).
Find the full recipe at News.com.au.