Monday, March 24, 2014

Elegant Roses for an 80th Birthday Celebration!

What's baking?
Five layers of yellow layer cake filled with rich chocolate filling and covered with swiss meringue buttercream roses. Fondant decorations and gum paste roses. Purple is popular this year as Pantone's Radiant Orchid is the 2014 Color of the Year!

Birthday Cake!

What's baking? Layers of rich chocolate cake, mocha buttercream, hazelnut meringue and chocolate ganache!

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Happy New Year!

What's baking?
Happy New Year! Rich chocolate layer cake with two fillings. Recipe adapted from Sweetapolita.

Monday, January 7, 2013

Chocolate Cake with Homemade Marshmallows

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

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Happy New Year!


What's baking?   Gelatin bubbles, layers of chocolate ganache, genoise, french buttercream, hazelnut meringue