Tuesday, October 16

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Celebrate Cake Decorating Day With These 20 Beautiful Confections

Celebrate Cake Decorating Day With These 20 Beautiful Confections

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); True story: my mom is a cake decorator. This means that I had amazing birthday sweets growing up, and I got to watch her work on fantastic creations for weddings and other special occasions. Unfortunately, I didn't get the artistic gene, so I was relegated to "helping" by eating icing and watching "The Next Great Baker." I've always been in awe of the talent that goes into cake creations, so in honor of National Cake Decorating Day, here are 20 of the most stunning cakes I've ever seen. 1. Birch trees and autumn leaves are just dazzling for this time of year. Melissa D / MyCakeSchool.com googletag.cmd.push(function()...
20 Clever Baking Tips That Will Make Your Sweet Tooth So, So Happy

20 Clever Baking Tips That Will Make Your Sweet Tooth So, So Happy

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Whoever said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day clearly hasn't had dessert in a while. I don't know about you, but right after I eat something savory, I need to satisfy my sweet tooth. If that means eating a chocolate bar right after stuffing my face with pizza, so be it. But as much as I love sweets, I should probably just come to terms with the fact that I'll always be better at eating them than I am at making them.Or will I? If you're like me and you could benefit from a healthy dose of confectionary know-how, adding these 20 tricks to your arsenal could give you a new lease on sweet, sugary life. 1. Add instant pudding mix to cake batter to up the decadence factor. ...
A Bunch Of Chefs In China Made A Huge Pumpkin Pie For…No Real Reason.

A Bunch Of Chefs In China Made A Huge Pumpkin Pie For…No Real Reason.

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If you thought the pumpkin spice craze would die down any time soon, think again. First, there were pumpkin spice lattes, cupcakes, pancakes, candles, and cookies. Now, a new (and even more absurd) tribute to the autumnal flavor has appeared. In China, a group of cooks recently decided to create a massive version of the American Thanksgiving staple, pumpkin pie. There were around 40 cooks working on the batter. NetEase Along with pumpkin, ingredients also included raisins, dates, and lots of sugar. NetEase The pan had a circumference over 130 feet. NetEase The cooks formed an assembly line to ad...