Decorative British Marshmallows
monniemon's Description

I made rkt(rice krispie treats), fruit and covered the fruit in gumpaste. then i painted the fruit with edible lacquer. This cake was heavily dowel to support the faux fruit. I did a basket weave technique on the cake

monniemon is an Amateur Cake Maker.

Cake Ingredients & Method

4 oz butter
6 oz castor sugar
6 oz self-raising flour
1 level teaspoon baking powder
2 large eggs
Grated lemon rind (1 large or 2 small lemons)
2 1/2 fl.oz milk
5 tablepoons granulated sugar
Juice of 2 lemons.
Preheat oven to 180°C
Put all ingredients except lemon juice and granulated sugar in a food processor and whisk til smooth. The mixture will be quite runny.
Pour into a prepared round baking tin and bake for 40-50 minutes.
When cake is done, dissolve 5 tablespoons of granulated sugar in the juice of 2 lemons.
While cake is still in its tin, prick all over with a skewer and spoon lemon liquid all over. Leave until cold.

Decor Ingredients & Method

100ml evaporated milk
50ml double cream
2oz castor sugar
8oz chocolate
Put the milk, cream and sugar in a bowl in the microwave and heat until just bubbling.
Add the chocolate broken up into small pieces. Do not stir, but leave covered with a tea towel for five minutes
Stir until smooth
Use this mixture to sandwich two cakes together and spread over the top and sides of the cake.

To Decorate

i made three 8inch square cakes,iced stacked and a buttercream basket weave

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