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Chocolatiers create fairyland themed egg that’s big on bites

The large Easter egg at Cadbury World has the equivalent of almost 850 Dairy Milk bars.

Chocolatiers decorate the giant egg at Cadbury World in Birmingham to celebrate Easter (Aaron Chown/PA)
Chocolatiers decorate the giant egg at Cadbury World in Birmingham to celebrate Easter (Aaron Chown/PA)

Cadbury World chocolatiers have created a mouth-watering 2.5ft tall egg to celebrate Easter – the equivalent of 844 standard Dairy Milk bars.

Gail Deeley and Sian Patterson made the fairyland-themed egg over two days, which has a shell  four centimetres thick.

The egg, weighing around 38kg, has been decorated with hand-piped flowers, blades of grass, fairies and a blossom tree.

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Chocolatiers spread tempered chocolate at Cadbury World (Aaron Chown/PA)
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The final decorations, including fairy wings, are applied to the egg (Aaron Chown/PA)

The pair then fixed a collection of toadstools, fairy wings and a door leading into the tree with melted white chocolate.

The egg will be on display in Birmingham at Cadbury World’s Chocolate Making zone throughout its Easter celebrations, until April 28.

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