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Competition! Win a Gourmet Gadgetry Chocolate Fountain plus Chocolate Mint Biscuit Bars Recipe

Win a Chocolate Fountain

Win a Gourmet Gadgetry Chocolate Fountain

Dairy Diary and Lakeland are offering you the chance to win the chocoholic’s ultimate dream – just imagine liquid chocolate gently cascading down the tiers of this fountain of sheer indulgence.

Certain to be a real show-stopper at any party.



Deliciously retro, these biscuit bars will go down a storm.

Taken from the fabulous 2017 Dairy Diary, which is on sale now! Click here.


Chocolate Mint Biscuit Bars

Chocolate Mint Biscuit Bars

  • Servings: Makes 10
  • Difficulty: easy
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Calories 321 per portion
Fat 14g (8.7g sat) per portion
Suitable for vegetarians
Suitable for freezing


  • Butter 110g (4oz), softened
  • Caster sugar 110g (4oz)
  • Plain flour 175g (6oz)
  • Icing sugar 175g (6oz)
  • Peppermint extract ½ tspDark chocolate 175g (6oz), chopped


  1. Preheat oven to 180°C/160°fan/Gas 4 and grease a tin or dish 25cm x 17cm (10in x 7in). Cream butter and caster sugar together until pale and fluffy. Mix in flour and knead to a smooth dough. Press into tin, prick all over with a fork then bake for 15 minutes. Leave to cool in tin.
  2. In a bowl, mix icing sugar with 1-2 tbsp water and peppermint extract then spread over shortbread base. Leave to set.
  3. Melt chocolate in a bowl set over a pan of barely simmering water. Spread over icing and leave in tin to cool. When set, cut into bars.

This recipe is taken from the 2017 Dairy Diary. To find out more click here.




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