A frog in the kitchen

mardi 13 décembre 2011

Clapboard birthday cake

Another birthday this week end! And this time one of my boyfriend's coworkers. So I wanted, once again, to bake something related to movies. It was my first time using fondant so I wanted to keep it simple. I choose to bake a clapboard cake : 2 vanilla cakes covered with chocolate frosting and black & white fondant, nothing really complicated. I had to "patch" some parts of the cake with the fondant and my hand writing is terrible... So the result is not as good as I was expecting. Next time I'll use something else than icing... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Afrog à 02:46 - Permalien [#]
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mercredi 30 novembre 2011

Salted caramel popcorn cupcakes

My boyfriend works in the movie industry so I decided to make this cupcakes for his coworkers. They are easy to make (even easier if you go for the version with ready to use caramel spread) and looks like real popcorn bags. Not to mention that they taste good! A perfect treat for a movie night! If you want to make the caramel spread yourself you can follow the recipe here.   Ingredients :- 200g unsalted butter, softened- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract- 1 cup caster sugar- 3 eggs- 2 1/2 cups self-raising flour- 1/2 cup milk- 1... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Afrog à 05:23 - Permalien [#]
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