All the characters were made with gum paste.
It is a sponge cake filled with “ovos moles” (which is a delicacy from Aveiro city. This sweet is made by the addition of raw egg yolk into the sugar syrup.)~
Todos os personagens foram feitos com gum paste (pasta de flores).
Trata-se de um pão-de-ló recheado com ovos moles. Doce regional da cidade de Aveiro.
Sara Batista, Portugal, http://sarafbatista.wix.com/saritaydulces.