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« on: September 23, 2005 06:53:28 AM »

I wanted to share a photo of the cake I made my mom for her birthday.  It is inspired by the book Cakes to Dream on by Colette Peters.  Her cakes would be suitable for many different themes.  I borrowed the book from my local library.

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« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2005 06:56:29 AM »

Beautiful! I absolutely adore Colette Peters! She is so creative! Great job! What flavour was it?
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« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2005 07:03:34 AM »

Beautiful! I love cake design Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: September 23, 2005 07:51:23 AM »

the cake was Colette's white cake recipe.  Bottom layer has mocha buttercream and the top layers have raspberry buttercream.  Then covered with chocolate ganache. The decorations are made from white chocolate (you make it into a modeling clay).
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« Reply #4 on: September 23, 2005 09:06:28 AM »

I am so intrigued! How do you make white chocolate into a modeling clay?? That is so beautiful!
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« Reply #5 on: September 24, 2005 06:18:40 PM »

wow!!
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« Reply #6 on: September 24, 2005 07:19:01 PM »

Holy crap!  That's gorgeous!

*mental note .. Cakes to Dream On ..*
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« Reply #7 on: September 26, 2005 11:06:09 AM »

Here is the link to Colette's site for more inspiration. 
www.colettescakes.com
The modeling clay is white chocolate melted with a bit of corn syrup added to it. 
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