Booo! Back to work today. Fortunately our Easter weekend was filled with these sweet treats 🙂 (And some reading!) Nom nom nom!
#It's beginning to look a lot like...# the homebake stall at the Christmas Fair! Chocolate cupcakes with piped plain buttercream and edible decorations Click or swipe an image to open the gallery:
This year we made £145 for Comic Relief...and I came second. Again. Actually, this was quite an achievement since this year's entry looked like a dalek had humped a jellyfish and made a baby... (Triple layer Victoria sponge with whipped cream, raspberry jam and white icing...and some terrible piping)
We raised £133 and I came second 🙂 Whoop! Chocolate cupcakes with vanilla buttercream and chocolate decorations and with chocolate icing and heart sprinkles:
I finally completed my friend's birthday cakes: two triple-layer chocolate sponges with ganache and cream and strawberries or chocolate sweets. I have also made an iced cream- and jam-filled Victoria Sponge, decorated with strawberries and moulded white chocolate : And a white chocolate ganache sponge:
A friend asked me to make some very special birthday cakes, which I was happy to do but I was a little apprehensive as I'd only ever really baked for myself and family before. We agreed that the cakes would be triple-layer chocolate sponges, filled with both milk and white chocolate ganache and whipped cream… Continue reading Practice milk and white chocolate ganache birthday cake