Jolly Roger Cake of the Pirate Rack Rachham with Cannon Balls

Black chocolate ganache covered dark chocolate cake with a marzipan Jolly Roger of Rack Rachham, with rum Cannon Balls. Continue reading

The Good Plate News – August 2011

In The News Noelle’s Cake Guest Chef Joins Us Back to School Pictures from the Party Noelle’s Birthday Party Noelle’s birthday party was wonderful. She had good games, and brought out the completed cake. Amber made a total of five cake layers, the largest was chocolate, and the others were strawberry and vanilla. The filling was a butter cream mixed with orange marmalade. Amber made her own fondant, and hopefully, she will share the recipe with us soon. The cake was a Topsy Turvy Cake, that was covered in green fondant, then green fondant leaves were cut to go around the layers. Then Amber put on the waterfall, and covered that with blue fondant. The marzipan pixies were attached and butterflies were stuck in the cake.

First Holy Communion Reception – No Bake Recipes!

Recipes in this post Star Party Sandwiches See Food and Bows Helen’s Perfect Salad Guacamole Salsa Fresca French Onion Dip Virgin Mojitas Special Punch Rosary Cake Spane’s First Communion was on Sunday, May 15, 2011 at the 9:30am Mass at Holy Family Catholic Community Church in Glendale, California. When I had Spane on November 21, 2003, I started thinking about what his First Holy Communion was going to be like. When he was Baptized at Holy Family Catholic Community Church on May 17, 2007, I started counting down the days. There were 1460 days, or 3 years, 11 months, 29 days until his First Holy Communion. In case you wondered, yes, I am counting down the days until his Confirmation, which should be about 2192 days, about 6 years from now.

“Where did they get chocolate cake from?!?” Chocolate Mocha Cake

Recipes in this Post Chocolate Cake Mocha Frosting Bill Cosby’s Classic video Full Transcript One of the funniest bits of all time is the story of Bill Cosby’s wife finding out that Bill had given the kids chocolate cake for breakfast. Well, if Bill’s wife had tasted the chocolate cake I made yesterday, maybe she would not have had a conniption. If you have never seen or heard that bit, read the transcript of Bill Cosby Gives the Children Chocolate Cake for Breakfast or see the video below. I promise, you will laugh until your sides hurt. The classic comedy routine is the inspiration for this cake. This is one of the moistest cakes you will ever have, and it stays moist, even for a few days.