Game of Scones
Winter is coming. And what better way to while away the Long Night than with these ungodly treats?
© 2021 Jammy Lannister / Orion Books · Reproduced with permission.
You Will Need
Clear the work surface of any dragon glass.
Melt the chocolate in a bowl over a saucepan of hot water on the stove. Once it
is melted and smooth, tip out onto non-stick baking paper and spread evenly
and smoothly with a palette knife. Allow to cool. Once cooled and hardened,
use a gingerbread man cutter to make four or five men. Keep any leftover
chocolate to re-melt later for sticking.
Spoon the Marshmallow Fluff into a large piping bag with a plain nozzle.
Pipe the outline of each man onto a chocolate shape as shown, then fill in the
centre. When set, add blue chocolate eyes and add pupils and other details
with the blue food colour and melted chocolate.
Wrap each jelly baby head in a tiny piece of icing and stick on blue sugar drop
eyes with a little water. Stick a piece of blue sweet to each chocolate stick with
a little melted chocolate.
Stick a chocolate spear, baby and walnut half to each man with a little melted
Place the blue-eyed baby on a home-made altar and let shriek a battle cry to
let your guests know tea is ready.