Game Night Themed Birthday Cake. This was so much fun to make! All of the "game" pieces were made with gum-paste. Game names are edible images which were attached to gum-paste plaques. The cake is a vanilla/almond cake, filled with swiss meringue buttercream, and iced with american buttercream.
My niece celebrated her 1st birthday yesterday! I made her a double chocolate cake with raspberry american buttercream and matching cupcakes. The bottom tier was covered in fondant ombre ruffles to resemble her tutu. The top tier was removed to serve as her smash cake, complete with royal icing tiara.
Basic butter cream or American buttercream is an easy cupcake frosting to make. Today we will look at the basic recipe and some of my favourite variations. UPDATE: See seven different frosting recipes in a taste …
a rich, sweet, delicious banana cupcake (made with butter and sour cream) is stuffed with chocolate-hazelnut spread, and smothered in a creamy toasted marshmallow american buttercream; moist and fluffy banana cupcakes, the chocolate hazelnut spread is awesome, and that toasted marshmallow frosting is sweet, it's thick, it's creamy, and the texture from the toasted and chewy marshmallow bits showmetheyummy.com #banana #chocolate #hazelnut #marshmallow #cupcakes #dessert
American Girl Bistro Polka Dots - This is a recreation of the birthday cakes served at the American Girl Bistros. I made it for my cousin's daughter's 10th birthday. She went to the Bistro in Atlanta a few weeks back and wanted the same cake for her party at home. The cake is WASC and Chocolate WASC iced in buttercream with fondant dots.