What's baking? Chocolate layer cake with chocolate frosting topped with homemade marshmallows! This cake tasted like hot chocolate topped with marshmallows- perfect for a snowy day!
Cake adapted from Fine Cooking, Dec. 2009
Monday, January 7, 2013
Sunday, January 6, 2013
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Monday, March 26, 2012
What's baking? First time entering a cake competition! Cake entry at the National Capital Area Cake Show was fondant covered cake with gum paste flowers and royal icing piped panels. Very happy to receive positive feedback and third place in divisional category!
Sunday, February 26, 2012
What's baking? Cake for a Bar Mitzvah reception at Citizens Bank Park! Fun to abstract the stadium into edibles and share in the celebration! A few photos showing the process. Yellow cake, chocolate hazelnut filling, vanilla icing, gum paste and fondant decorations.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
What's baking? I carved this football cake using Perfect Pound Cake recipe from Rose Barenbaum's The Cake Bible. It's filled with Nutella buttercream and covered with chocolate fondant.
Saturday, December 31, 2011
What's baking? There was an online offer on black Friday that was too good to pass up- a great price on the Cricut Cake Machine including free shipping. I finally took it our of the box and started playing! Cookies are chocolate mocha and cake is Double Chocolate Layer Cake based on recipe on Epicurious with a white chocolate ganache and bananas foster filling.
Saturday, December 17, 2011