Whipping it up in the kitchen, slowing it down in the garden.
Chef Snowman Christmas Cake
I thought I’d make a friendly dinasaur cake for my showpiece (part of the requirements for the Patisserie exam) but my grandmother suggested I work on a Christmas theme instead (we’d just made a Christmas cake together). The idea of a snowman cake popped into my head, based on the fact that plastic icing is as ‘white as snow’ as it is.
Having no particular detail in mind and no references at hand, it sure turned out to be a bit of an adventure! I started with a couple of blobs of plastic icing and one thing led to another so that the snowman evolved into snowmen with snow cake & snow candle on snow blanket on snow cake (ENOUGH!!) …