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How to bake hearts inside a cake

July 27, 2014 Sandra De Gouveia

How to put an image inside a cake so each piece cut is the same.List of Materialsbaked cake, the colour you want insideshaped cutterbaking nailcake mix Cut small wedges, one at a time as needed, out of your baked coloured cake.I am using a heart cutter.You want your pieces to be in a wedge shape so they will fit TIGHTLY together. Here are all the pieces cut out ready to go. This pink cake was baked in a 20cm pan so that it would fit in an 30cm pan for the second baking. Now I have placed a little bit of cake batter in...


How to cover a cake with fondant

August 23, 2013 Sandra De Gouveia

Steps     Step 1Prepare cake by lightly covering with buttercream icing. Step 2Before rolling out fondant, knead it until it is a workable consistency. If fondant is sticky, knead in alittle maizena (cornstarch). Lightly dust your smooth work surface and your rolling pin withmaizena to prevent sticking. Roll out fondant sized to your cake. To keep fondant from sticking, liftand move as you roll. Add more maizena if needed. Step 3Gently lift fondant over rolling pin or slip cake board under fondant to move and position on cake. Step 4Shape fondant to sides of cake with a cake smoother...