Thursday, June 24, 2010

Ahhhh-Mazing Chocolate Cake!

First of all, I must credit the Success of this cake to my friend and
inspiration, Monica. This is a recipe she first featured on her blog
This cake is delicious; however, it is not meant to rise very
high. Therefore, I doubled the recipe since my Cake is for a special
young lady who is celebrating her 15th Birthday this weekend
And for a cake that's going to stand center-stage
at her Surprise party, height is a requirement!
Originally, this was to be a Pink buttercream cake with green dots - because
those are the birthday Girl's party colors. However, after I shared the instant
Fudge Frosting recipe Monica posted, well, party-girl's Mom was hooked!
So I put the beautiful Buttercream between my four layers!
And, used it to Dot the cake!

I sure hope the Birthday girl loves her cake...

(click photo twice to taste)

As much as Bing does!
Thanks, Monica. I couldn't have done this without you!

7 comments:

  1. Looks like Bing approves! And so do I! Go you!!!

    Your cake is stunning and let me tell you how PERFECT your frosting job is. You are amazing my friend.

    I can only imagine how wonderful that cake is. That is my favorite cake, and frosting recipes. Add some strawberries on the side and I bet it's heaven. oh yum!

    I'm sure the birthday girl will be quite pleased.

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  2. OMGoodness!!!!
    OMGoodness!!!!
    I think I'm gonna FAINT!!!!
    That is AMAZING!
    Please do tell me something YOU CAN"T DO!!!!!!!!
    xoxoxoxoxo

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  3. Looks delicious and beautiful. You're such a sweet friend to put so much effort into the perfect cake.

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  4. Holy. Crud. What a piece of artwork. Truly breathtaking. You constantly amaze me with your skills!!!

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  5. Hi Janet!
    Wow... first of all... IT'S CHOCOLATE!!!
    secondly... the pink and green dots are fabulous!
    Super job... She must have loved it!! I know I would!
    ~Maria

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  6. I have to agree with Haden News you are a very sweet friend!! The cake tasted as amazing as it looked! Hannah was very pleased and so was everyone else. I already have a request for a yellow cake with the same fudge icing. Oh and Paul says he wants a Harley Davidson cake lol I told him he would have to settle for a Harley cake topper! And the cookies were great too!

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Thank you for taking the time to let me know what you think!

xo
Janet