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Recipe Fondant Cake - Lemon Cake with Whipped White Chocolate Ganache and Raspberry Jam Filling

Fondant Cake - Lemon Cake with Whipped White Chocolate Ganache and Raspberry Jam Filling

(2 votes), (1)
I've always viewed making fondant cakes or three dimensional cakes for that matter as a complete different field from pastry making; same as bread making, the skills required are different. For me people making special celebration cakes are more of an a
Recipe Death by Chocolate Cake

Death by Chocolate Cake

I find an opportunity to bake at the drop of a hat.A new appealing recipe with ingredients ready in my kitchen sees me rushing to line my pans and pull out my weighing scale and hand held mixer,switch on the music and bake to glory.But when someone asks m
Recipe Chocolate Lover's Dream Cake from Betty Crocker

Chocolate Lover's Dream Cake from Betty Crocker

I don't know if I'd say this was my dream cake but it sure does have a lot of chocolate in it! This recipe is very similar to my crock pot chocolate cake recipe and is easy to make. You can serve with or without the chocolate drizzle. I didn't have a butt
Recipe Cookies and Cream Cupcakes, Hershey's Chocolate Cake and THE BEST BIRTHDAY EVER!

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes, Hershey's Chocolate Cake and THE BEST BIRTHDAY EVER!

My daughter's 9th birthday party last Saturday was a true success! She just won't stop saying "Thanks for the party Mom" so I guess she really had so much fun! Just like what I've said last Friday, the party was just a simple one...but I made sure
Recipe Chocolate Butterscotch Confetti Cake

Chocolate Butterscotch Confetti Cake

This just looks "Spring-y" doesn't it? Kind of Easter-y (but it's now past Easter so we're going with Spring-y) =o) When I saw this recipe I thought my kids would love it. They love marshmallows. Especially my daughter. She could eat a bowl full o
Recipe Chocolate espresso pound cake

Chocolate espresso pound cake

You know those stupid jokes that start with "how many ______ does it take to change a light bulb?" Yeah. I officially hate those jokes. It took me months to change four lightbulbs that progressively burned out. MONTHS! One burned out in Septem
Recipe Chocolate Chip Cookie Pound Cake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Pound Cake

If you haven t seen the Italy issue of Bon Appetit, leave now and go out and buy it. It is an issue you will want to keep for reference and it has so many great recipes. I ve already become addicted to the basic tomato sauce that is on the cover. But th
Recipe Baking for the birthday boy... Chocolateiest Chocolate Cake!

Baking for the birthday boy... Chocolateiest Chocolate Cake!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MR. BAKE N' BEEBZ! For the sepcial man in my life... a special cake! I asked Harry what sort ofcake he would like and asked for a chocolate one... and specifically not a 'healthy' chocolate one. So i went all out for this speci
Recipe Cookies and Cream Cupcakes, Hershey's Chocolate Cake and THE BEST BIRTHDAY EVER!

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes, Hershey's Chocolate Cake and THE BEST BIRTHDAY EVER!

My daughter's 9th birthday party last Saturday was a true success! She just won't stop saying "Thanks for the party Mom" so I guess she really had so much fun! Just like what I've said last Friday, the party was just a simple one...but I made sure
Recipe chocolate sponge cake (Luca Montersino's recipe)

Chocolate sponge cake (Luca Montersino's recipe)

Despite having tasted "my" chocolate sponge cake for several years, it was impossible not to try the recipe of my guru mastry pastry chef Luca Montersino. He uses more butter and a little baking powder. W o n d e r f u l ! ? chocolate sponge
Recipe Chocolate Hazelnut Crunch Cake (Low Carb and Gluten Free)

Chocolate Hazelnut Crunch Cake (Low Carb and Gluten Free)

I received so many wonderful birthday wishes on this blog, I can't thank you all enough. I put up that post on a whim and it got a much greater response than I expected. Who knew I had so many foodie friends? I suppose it speaks to the power of food an
Recipe Chocolate Velvet Fudge Cake

Chocolate Velvet Fudge Cake

This one's for chocoholics! A rich velvety fine-crumbed decadent chocolate cake, drizzled with smooth liquid chocolate... what more could a chocoholic ask for. This recipe is from Rose Levy Beranbaum . It's simple and it uses a no
Recipe Warm Chocolate Raspberry Pudding Cake

Warm Chocolate Raspberry Pudding Cake

Happy March! February flew by and I am hoping March does the same. Now that March is here it means we are closer and closer to the wonders of spring and summer. I can't wait until the Farmer's Market in my town starts back up so I can bring loads of fresh
Recipe Going Bananas! Chocolate Banana Cake

Going Bananas! Chocolate Banana Cake

Don't we sometimes exclaim that we are glad we can choose friends if not relatives? It truly is a blessing to be able to choose friends. But what better than having friends who are also relatives? Cousins! Yes, its wonderful when you have cousins you grow
Recipe The best chocolate cake ever! ???? Happy V'Day

The best chocolate cake ever! ???? Happy V'Day

he celebration of Love is the most special kind of celebration. Love is eternal and omnipresent. It needs no special day or moment to be enjoyed but still having a day a year in our lives when we take time out to sit back and marvel at its wonders, expres
Recipe Oreo Chocolate Kisses Loaf Cake

Oreo Chocolate Kisses Loaf Cake

Oh!! I miss my cakes so much!! I have not been reporting to my cake blog since the start of the June School Holiday.... seriously, I was enjoying this June School Holiday with my 2 girls to the ultimate :D We went out almost everyday for the past month an
Recipe James Martin's Chocolate Fudge Cake

James Martin's Chocolate Fudge Cake

I had some sour cream left from making behemoth crumb cake and when I checked it was going to pass its expiry date very soon, then I happened to see this chocolate cake in the latest issue ( June 2010 ) of bbcgoodfood magazine which the recipe calls fo
Recipe Strawberry Cake with White Chocolate and Cream Cheese frosting

Strawberry Cake with White Chocolate and Cream Cheese frosting

I can t believe that Elia is  turning 18 today!!  My little girl has grown into a beautiful woman, who will soon be going to university, she will have the right to vote, etc., etc., but she will always be our little girl. Happy Birthday Elia!! T
Recipe 3 tiered chocolate cake with chocolate mousse filling and buttercream frosting.

3 tiered chocolate cake with chocolate mousse filling and buttercream frosting.

This is the cake that I made for a special friend. His girlfriend's parents were celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary ! I was so happy when he asked me to make this cake. My first 3 tiered cake...for a big event! I even found th
Recipe Celebration Cake with Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Celebration Cake with Chocolate Covered Strawberries

An early Father s Day, a birthday, a day to celebrate family and friends, what other great reasons do we need to eat cake?!   As with most cakes, this cake was fun to make and fairly easy to assemble. This Strawberry Celebration Cake is two 10 round d
Recipe Mocha (chocolate coffee) torte

Mocha (chocolate coffee) torte

(1 vote), (1)
It is the CCD (Caked Crusader?s Da) and CCU?s (Caked Crusader?s Uncle) birthday; I have mentioned in the past they are twins...and they still are! Recently, the CCD has discovered a love of mocha coffee ? the sort that?s more like a dessert with cream
Recipe Chocolate Orange Sponge Cake & Banana Chocolate Cream Cheese Chiffon

Chocolate Orange Sponge Cake & Banana Chocolate Cream Cheese Chiffon

There are quite a number of backlogs that I have not got a chance to post up for the past few months. And it seems to be stacking up steadily as the days goes on. I can say I'm usually a fast baker, but now due to time constraint, I've become such a slow
Recipe Chocolate, Banana & Caramel Entremet

Chocolate, Banana & Caramel Entremet

I feel like whenever I open up the "create post" page on blogger, I have to find new words for apologies. My life really hasn't been conducive to posting, and so it's just hard to find the time/money. Also, I live in a basement apartment now, with no natu
Recipe HCB Chocolate Apricot Roll with Lacquer Glaze

HCB Chocolate Apricot Roll with Lacquer Glaze

Confessions of another "Curious Cook" about this weeks Heavenly Cake. Perhaps, I should title this post BBA - Baker with a Bad Attitude . I like to think of myself as positive and willing, even excited to try new things in the kitchen. It was with anx



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