Sponge Cake with Raspberry Mousse (and Macarons)

Roopa This cake was probably one of the most aesthetically pleasing cakes I have ever made, and also one of the most interesting. The stenciled sponge cake outside was a really cool technique I’d never done before, and how can you go wrong with macarons and fruit as toppings? Day 2: Cake: Jaconde sponge cake; … More Sponge Cake with Raspberry Mousse (and Macarons)

Rainbow Doodle Cake

Roopa My friend’s daughter just had her 5th birthday, so obviously a baking party was necessary. We wanted to do something fun, so we went for the aesthetic of this rainbow doodle birthday cake from Sweetapolita. Seriously, what child wouldn’t want to draw on their own cake. I’m 26 and I want to draw on … More Rainbow Doodle Cake

Watercolour Cake

Roopa Ever since the Sweetapolita Bakebook came out, I’ve wanted to make this watercolour cake. A bunch of my friends are in town for an Easter weekend volleyball tournament, so I thought it would be an opportune time to try it out! This was my first time covering a cake with fondant, and while things … More Watercolour Cake

Chocolate Valentine’s Day Cake with Raspberry White Chocolate Icing

Roopa I mostly see Valentine’s day as an excuse to bake things and decorate in an obnoxiously pink fashion. I have been baking the same chocolate cake/cupcake recipe for ages, because it’s nice to bake something that you know will turn out well. I wanted to try something new, so I was creeping around for non-heart … More Chocolate Valentine’s Day Cake with Raspberry White Chocolate Icing