Tag: Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Layer Cake
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Chocolate Layer Cake

Rich chocolate cake with dark chocolate ganache and chocolate frosting! It’s the perfect chocolate treat for a special occasion, birthday, holiday or… simply any day! Well, at least for chocolate lovers ūüėČ I had the¬†pleasure of creating this cake for a young man’s 10th birthday earlier this month and I’m still¬†grinning from ear to ear when I think about the lovely thank you’s that followed. […]

Epic Easter Chocolate Cake
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Epic Easter Chocolate Cake

Happy Easter! I’ve got a super fun baking project for the long weekend – an epic easter cake! It’s a rich chocolate cake with Oreo cream cheese and chocolate buttercream filling with overly cute and tasty Easter chicks and bunnies decorations topped with salty and chocolaty popcorn nest filled with chocolate eggs! I have the most creative cake projects when I just start baking and […]

Halloween Zombie Eye Ball Chocolate Candy Cake
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Halloween Zombie Eye Ball Chocolate Candy Cake

As we approach Halloween and are eyeballing outfits and holiday makeups this zombie eye ball cake is the cake to keep you focused on the week’s theme! And it is a total treat – a¬†moist chocolate cake with Reese’s Pieces in batter, baked in a wilton ball cake pan set, filled with Candy Corn, Reese’s Pieces, Halloween Candy Skulls and coated with vanilla buttercream and […]

Luau-Tiki Chocolate Cake
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Luau-Tiki Chocolate Cake

Luau-Tiki theme¬†is a fun cake decorating project. I had the honour of making¬†this cake to a Tiki themed birthday party last weekend and while I rarely do fondant covered cakes I truly had fun making this one! This cake is¬†a¬†7 layer chocolate cake and quite a time consuming project, but you can cut the project into smaller parts to divide the time. You can bake […]

Double Chocolate Marbled Cake Pops
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Double Chocolate Marbled Cake Pops

Chocolate marble on cake pops is a very simple yet elegant design. I’ve been doing these since my first cake pops a few years ago (they are my husband’s favourite), but only recently I realised you can make two of these beauties at once!¬† I’ve described the technique in the recipe and we made a little video to demonstrate, hope you like it ūüôā The […]

Soft Chocolate Cake
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Soft Chocolate Cake

Hello September, nice to taste you again, sugar! ¬†Healthy eating is never a bad idea but let’s face it – a little sugar makes life a bit sweeter ūüėČ . This chocolate cake design is very minimalistic and I did not try to achieve any other flavours than real chocolate. The coffee in the recipe is to help to bring chocolate flavour and you should […]

Mini Chocolate Cherry Cakes
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Mini Chocolate Cherry Cakes

The cherry¬†season is here! The harvest season has just began and I could not be happier to bake with one of my favourite fruits again. I created this quick and simple¬†mini cake recipe with a few ingredients, using only spoon measurements. The chocolate in the cakes is purely from a rich chocolate pudding that makes a great substitute for melted chocolate. The dark chocolate¬†pudding¬†I used, […]

Chocolate Oreo Piranha Plants
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Chocolate Oreo Piranha Plants

This one is for all those Super Mario fans like myself. Though I did get some comments about them being from the Little Shop of Horrors, these are the¬†Piranhas from Super Mario series. They are packed with sugar power and are ready to eat anything that approaches them…or to be eaten. ūüėČ If you are following me on Instagram, you’ve probably seen the picture of […]

Ginger Lemon & Chocolate Cake
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Ginger Lemon & Chocolate Cake

A special cake I made for a special¬†friend of mine for her birthday last month. Someone who loves ginger and chocolate deserves to get the flavours in their own layers! Acidity of fresh lemons compliments the ginger and gives some lightness to the otherwise rich cake. I loved using the green m&m’s on top and played with the idea of hint of mint and lemon […]

Triple Chocolate Cake
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Triple Chocolate Cake

I’ve fallen¬†a bit¬†behind with my posts lately, trying to catch up this weekend and this day is just perfect for a triple chocolate cake as it happens to be birthday of three very special people, my sister and twin nieces in Finland. <3 White, milk and dark chocolate cake with a hint of salt and fresh strawberries. Long recipe post, but based on the feedback […]

Thanksgiving Chocolate Turkey Cake
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Thanksgiving Chocolate Turkey Cake

Thanksgiving Chocolate Turkey – This one is for all my American friends,¬†wishing you a Very Happy¬†Thanksgiving! I never celebrated thanksgiving myself but after seeing pictures of dozens of cute turkey cake pops¬†and mini cakes¬†with their adorable candycorn tails, all over the internet, I could not resist making a turkey themed cake. And here it is, tail from dark chocolate, sugar sprinklers and white chocolate, chocolate […]

Super Mario Cake Pops
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Super Mario Cake Pops

Movember¬†is here again, growing moustaches and raising awareness of men’s health issues. I got these Wilton moustache icing decorations few months ago and had almost forgotten about them, until beginning of this month and what better timing for featuring some cute “mo” decorations. Super Mario is my all time favorite video game character and moustache being one of his prominent features I¬†thought turning him into […]

Chocolate Cupcakes
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Chocolate Cupcakes

¬†Moist chocolate cupcakes topped with chocolate buttercream icing and mini m&m’s. Chocolate, chocolate, some color and more chocolate ūüėÄ Ingredients (makes 12 regular and 20 mini cupcakes) 100g unsweetened dark chocolate, melted 80g unsalted butter, softened 160g soft brown sugar 2 eggs, separated 170g plain flour 1 teaspoon baking powder ¬Ĺ teaspoon baking soda ¬ľ teaspoon salt 200ml milk 1 teaspoon vanilla For the chocolate […]

Personal Mud Cake
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Personal Mud Cake

I’ve made my mud cake recipe using different chocolates and can say the chocolate quality really makes difference here. This time¬†I used ¬†Hershey‚Äôs Kisses Special Dark Mildly Sweet Chocolate and the flavour was simply divine. Mud cake flavour only gets better after it cools down, but it‚Äôs also delicious hot with a scoop of ice cream or some whipped cream ūüôā¬†    

Little Cake Pop Flower Pot
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Little Cake Pop Flower Pot

Just a quick post this time: flat ice cream cone filled with chocolate cake crumbs, leaf from fondant and chocolate cake pop shaped into a flower, covered in white chocolate colored with orange candy melt coloring and an old style candy button in the middle.  

Tulip Cake Pops
Cake Pops

Tulip Cake Pops

I planned to make rose cake pops but as I was mixing the candy melts, the color I got by mixing rose pink candy melts and red candy melt coloring made me change to tulips and these are super simple and¬†quick to make. Chocolate Cake Tulip Cake Pops (recipe makes 25-30 cake pops) Ingredients For the chocolate cake: 250g plain flour 225g sugar 100g cocoa […]