Peppa Pig 3rd Birthday Cake

Big balloon, big balloon, bigger than the sun and.. Well, not really, but it’s made of candy melts! A rainbow, a hot air balloon and Peppa Pig. The perfect cake for any (3 year old) Peppa fan!

Peppa Pig 3rd Birthday Cake

Peppa Pig 3rd Birthday Cake

Prep Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Additional Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes

A Peppa Pig rainbow cake complete with big balloon, rainbow and clouds.



  1. Place the template onto a cutting board and cover it with a sheet of acetate.
  2. Melt the candy melts in a heat proof bowl on top of a saucepan with a small layer of water in it, on medium heat.
  3. Using a toothpick or piping bag, trace and fill in the design.
  4. Cut two circles (14 cm and 18 cm) out of each cake.
  5. Using some white chocolate buttercream, attach the bottom layers of cake to two separate cake boards (15 cm and 22 cm).
  6. Brush with some simple syrup.
  7. Spread or pipe on a layer of white chocolate buttercream and add the next colour of cake.
  8. Repeat steps 6 and 7 until you've added all of the cake layers.
  9. Colour the leftover white chocolate buttercream using blue food colouring.
  10. Cover both cakes with blue buttercream.
  11. Place cake dowels or milkshake straws into the bottom cake where the top one will go and place the smaller cake on top of the bigger one.
  12. Attach the clouds, using some buttercream, then add on the Peppa Pig cake topper.


*Colour the cakes using red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple food colouring.

Disclaimer: Peppa Pig is property of Astley Baker Davies and I am in no way claiming ownership of her.

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