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How to make lamingtons

Recipe by Donna Hay | SnapGuide by Kate Wilson

30
STEPS
INGREDIENTS

Measure ingredients

Measure ingredients

Preheat oven to 160 degrees

Preheat oven to 160 degrees

To make the icing, place icing sugar, cocoa, water and butter in a bowl and whisk to combine. Set aside.

To make the icing, place icing sugar, cocoa, water and butter in a bowl and whisk to combine. Set aside.

Beat the butter, sugar and vanilla with an electric mixer until light and creamy.

Beat the butter, sugar and vanilla with an electric mixer until light and creamy.

Gradually add eggs and beat well.

Gradually add eggs and beat well.

Add flour and baking powder and mix until well combined.

Add flour and baking powder and mix until well combined.

Stir in the milk.

Stir in the milk.

Spoon into a lightly greased tin lined with non stick baking paper and bake for 20 minutes or until cooked when tested with a skewer.

Spoon into a lightly greased tin lined with non stick baking paper and bake for 20 minutes or until cooked when tested with a skewer.

While still warm, cut into squares.

While still warm, cut into squares.

Pour over icing.

Pour over icing.

Top with coconut.

  • 125.0g Unsalted butter (softened)
  • 3/4c Caster sugar
  • 1.0tsp Vanilla extract
  • 2.0 Eggs
  • 1/4c Plain flour (sifted)
  • 1/4tsp Baking powder (sifted)
  • 125.0ml Milk
  • 1.0c Shredded coconut
  • 3/4c Icing sugar
  • 2.0Tbsp Cocoa powder
  • 80.0ml Boiling water
  • 20.0g Unsalted butter (melted)