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Super Enhanced Cake Formula

Posted by Anonymous Makes a rich, moist, absolutely delicious cake that has a 'crumb' similar to a pound cake, ideal for decorating and stacking/tiering. You will get so many compliments, and disbelief that you use any cake mix at all! Super Enhanced Cake Formula Ingredients 1 Cake Mix Box (Duncan Heines®, Betty Crocker®, Pillsbury® etc.) 1 cup All purpose flour 1 cup white granulated sugar 1 generous dash of salt 3 large eggs 1/3 cup water 1/4 Heavy Cream 1 cup Sour Cream (8 oz.) 1 cup melted butter 1 Tablespoon of Vanilla If making a white... read more

Buttercream Dream

Posted by AgentCakeBaker This recipe was made from trial and error. I made two mixtures of buttercream. One with salted butter which was too buttery (salty) and one with unsalted butter which was still too sweet. So I combined the two and it became the best buttercream I've ever tasted. I use this recipe for all of my cake orders and it is a hit every time!!! Buttercream Dream Ingredients 1 stick butter (unsalted) 1 stick butter (salted) 1 cup shortening 2 lb bag of confectioner's sugar 3 teaspoons clear... read more

Coconut Cream Cake II

Posted by Anonymous This recipe is really moist and wonderful in flavor. It's our favorite! Coconut Cream Cake II Ingredients 1 (18.25 ounce) package white cake mix 1/4 cup vegetable oil 3 eggs 1 (8 ounce) container sour cream 1 (8 ounce) can coconut cream   1 (16 ounce) package confectioners' sugar 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese 2 tablespoons milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup flaked coconut Instructions 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x13 inch pan. 2 In a medium bowl,... read more

Awesome Armaretto custard filling

Posted by mareg I made this and everybody thought it was awesome! I get lots of compliments and hubby will eat it like pudding. Lemon or vanilla flavoring can be used too. INGREDIENTS 1 cup milk 2 TB plus 1 tsp. Cornstarch 3/4 cup White sugar granulated 1/2 cup Water 4 egg yolks beaten 1 tsp. Almond extract 1 tsp. Amaretto like Disarano liquor   DIRECTIONS Mix milk, cornstarch, sugar in a medium sauce pan Add water & beaten egg yolks gradually. Cook over medium heat till thick and bubbly.  Stir constantly. When it gets to the rapid... read more

Chocolate Cake from Pillsbury White Box Cake mix

Posted by mitzoblitzo This recipe came out of a need for a chocolate cake and limited time! I searched the internet looking for a simple solution and ended up combining suggestions. It turned out nice and moist. Hope this helps others! Ingredients Amount Ingredient 1 Box Pillsbury White Cake Mix 1/2 c. Cocoa Powder 1/2 c. Sugar 1/2 c. Flour 1 Small Box Chocolate Pudding Mix 3 Eggs 1/2 c. Oil 1 c. Mini Chocolate Chips Directions In a mixer, combine cake mix, sugar, flour, and pudding mix. Mix thoroughly... read more

Eggwhite Gumpaste

Posted by Kimbecupcake This is my favorite gumpaste recipe. It dries light and strong and is easy to make. The recipe is taken from the ebook "Icing Only" by Kim Knott. It is ready to use immediately if you use shortening on your hands but will be even easier to work with if you let it sit overnight in an airtight plastic container or plastic bag. The recipe makes 2.5 cups of gumpaste and works beautifully in silicon molds. The roses in the picture were shaped by hand, then when dry, dusted with Wilton pearl dust. The leaves were colored by mixing leaf green paste color... read more

Cookies for all occasions

Posted by Angelalma This is an recepie which I made and it's relly easy. I use it for all tipes of cookies and they are really tasty eaven alone ,but they are absolutly the best with rapsberry jam...jummy!! Ingredients Amount Ingredient white flour+1.small thespoon baking powder vanilla icing sugar (caster sugar is ok too), 1. egg 125 gr.soft butter a bit of salt, one small spoon lemon zest Directions Mix butter, egg, sugar ,salt and zest together then add flour with baking powder , leave it for 15... read more

Rolled Vanilla Fondant

Posted by JessMarie03 Most fondants taste after some googling I found this wonderful Vanilla fondant recipe with an amazing taste. It is also the easiest Fondant I have made so far with a beautiful look to it as we'll. Ingredients Amount Ingredient 1 Cup Shortening (Crisco in can) 1 Cup Light Corn Syrup 1 Tablespoon Clear Vanilla Extract 1/2 Teaspoon Salt 2 Lbs 10x Confectioners Sugar Directions Step 1: Mix together shortening and light corn syrup until completely mixed. Step 2: Add salt and clear vanilla... read more

Rolled Buttercream

Posted by JessMarie03 This is a rolled buttercream that taste better than fondant and looks great on cakes. I use it on all of my cakes. If you do not use exact ingredients the rolled butter ream will not come out great like cracking and etc. Also does great with coloring. Ingredients Amount Ingredient 1Cup Shortening 1Cup Light Corn Syrup 1/2 Tsp Salt 1 Tbsp. Clear Vanilla or Almond extract 2 Lbs. 10x Confectioners Sugar Directions Step1: Mix light corn syrup with shortening until we'll mixed. Step2: Add salt and... read more

Shelf stable cream cheese icing

Posted by SugarQueenie I have a client who has requested a red velvet/cream cheese cake with fondant. As we all know, fondant hates the fridge and cream cheese can't stay out for more than a few hours. I came up with this recipe to meet the needs of this client. I got rave reviews and no one could tell the difference (although I could slightly). This may have been done before, but hopefully this helps someone. Ingredients Amount Ingredient 1 cup hi ratio shortening 1.5 cups shelf stable cream cheese filling 2 lbs powdered sugar 2... read more

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