Blog entries tagged ganache

Cream cheese style white ganache (no need to refrigerate)

Hi all, This is a recipe I made up to go with the last wedding cake which I made, which was red velvet. I didn’t want to use a perishable filling like cream cheese bc because I could never fit such a large cake in my fridge, and wanted the...

hunter cake (gâteau chasseur)

RedVelvet cake, chocolate, ganache gâteau redvelvet, nutella, ganache

Princess Doll Tutorial

As promised here is the tutorial to make a princess cake. You do not need a Barbie Doll topper and you could even use a shop caught one, but keep only the torso area… or even better, model your own, which will be my next one. Each photo has...

Disaster strikes #3: I survived the Melbourne photo shoot ........ just

I don’t think I have ever felt as nervous as I did when travelling to the first day of the Myer Emporium Shoot. Having been on countless shoots over the years in Sydney, I have become used to knowing the people I work with. If I didn’t know...

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The TORTA method for ganaching a cake

This tutorial is the technique that I came up with that made it easier for me to make sure that I got straight even sides and a completely flat top every time I ganached a cake. The technique I came up with is kind of a mix of the upside...

Upside Down Method for Ganaching

This tutorial will show you how I go about ganaching all my cakes…..this is how I do it…there are plenty of other ways that work as well as other tutorials showing a...

Andes Chocolate Mint Ganache

I searched everywhere for a chocolate ganache recipe using Andes mints and really never found a good one. So, I made my own. It set up to a very nice consistency for me and hopefully it will for anyone else who tries it. I figured I’d go ahead...