The Recipe is found here.
Rose Levy Beranbaum is an award winning baker, cookbook author (The Cake Bible), and authority on CAKE! I recently stumbled across a collection of "Cake Questions" on Beranbaum's blog that address a variety of issues that may come up:
This WonderHowTo World is everything and anything about cakes! It is completely open to all cake enthusiasts. Post links to your favorite recipes, images of totally awesome cakes, or videos of anything amazing-cake-related. If you've got a question, start a thread in the forum.
Not Martha is a recipe + crafts blog with tons of fun projects... including these extremely cute teensy cupcakes. Click through for the HowTo.
Art or candy? Would you eat the chocolate nipples? Via Gastronomista:
You may follow a recipe for cake, but not really know why beating an egg turns it fluffy, or how to get the right amount of moisture for your cake. This article gives you a better understanding of cake and what makes a cake work. Maybe it'll help you out in your next recipe!
Freddo's ice cream cake, via The Food Pornographer.
Castles Cakes Always Wow a Crowd Don't Judge: This Birthday Boy is Turning 30
This method is quick, easy, looks beautiful and does not require any equipment beyond a plastic bag and a pair of scissors.
In a word, gross. Rat cake from the Curious Confectioner.
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House of Annie has full instructions for making these flaky, light spiral pastries called Pandan Spiral Moon Cakes (also known as Teochew Mooncakes).
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English Russia's top ten most popular and favorite cakes of latter day Soviet Russia (Potato Cake?!?):
Skoda has created an amazing car constructed with CAKE! for their latest advertisement. Via Car Pages,
Another cake wreck.
Really nicely done sea turtle cake by Louise at Love to Cake.
No processed food for you? Then try this recipe for cloning the classic Hostess Cupcake:
My mother-in-law threw me a baby shower yesterday, and many many people came. My sister came, and she also brought a cake her friend made. The above is a vanilla sponge cake with strawberry buttercream filling, and the decoration's made with fondant. She asked her friend to make a Zelda cake because it was our wedding cake topper. As you can see, it started going pretty fast.
I don't know if this works. It looks more like cornbread with broccoli in it. Hmm...
Check out Apartment Therapy's guide to making this amazing supersized octopus cake.
Amy Sedaris is one multi-talented lady. Nude-frosting-sprinkle model. Star and co-creator of beloved cult classic Strangers With Candy (see her in character as Jerri Blank below), sister of famed author David Sedaris, and best of all (in CAKES! CAKES! CAKES!' humble opinion): talented baker.
Another recipe via Smitten Kitchen. This cake is so pretty! I might just have to make it as a ... VERY ... belated birthday cake for my friend, Elizabeth. I'll post images of my attempt next week.
Via AntVar's deviantART:
An almost indistinguishable version of Winnie the Pooh's Eeyore.
Same chick that did all of these: Barf, Grotesque Cakes That Are TOO Hyperrealistic.
NYC photographer Dustin Wayne Harris currently has a show up at Heist gallery entitled, 'Cake Mixx'. Harris' art concept uses the practice of cake decorating (the foremost interest of CAKES! CAKES! CAKES!) as a means of evaluation for romantic relationships.
Via This Isn't Happiness.
With all the great cakes on the site, I thought I'd share one from my collection. Straight from the Make Balloon Animals World, I wanted to share this giant balloon birthday cake. This gentleman got his wish for his birthday... A giant cake AND the girl of his dreams.
This is such a fantastic idea! What a wonderful surprise this would be when cutting into your wedding cake!
Wow this fooled me. I couldn't tell at first this was cake, red velvet my favorite.