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Bavarian town clock tower

This intricate biscuit tower is made up of four flavoured shortbreads – vanilla, lemon and lavender, orange and cardamom and chocolate – built up in layers, decorated with buttercream and with an iced clock tower at the top.

Equipment and preparation: you will need a free-standing food mixer fitted with the whisk attachment and a small piping bag for this recipe.

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For the biscuits

For the decoration

  • 1 packet green flower paste (available from specialist baking stores)
  • 200g/7oz roasted chopped hazelnuts
  • chocolate beads
  • edible glitter

For the buttercream

For the icing