This stunning Millennium Falcon Cake was made by Wicked Goodies Extreme Cakes. Kristen did a great job sculpting the Millennium Falcon. The highlight of the cake is all of the details made from modeling chocolate.
Kristen specialty is Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate and she wrote a book on this topic.
Learn how to wrap a cake in modeling chocolate and say goodbye to gummy fondant forever! From the pastry chef author of the dessert blog, Wicked Goodies comes a new cake book for those seeking a tastier alternative to fondant. Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate features a nougat-like confection that performs like fondant but is easily made with chocolate. 380 color photos and over 40 tutorials demonstrate cutting edge bakery methods using wedding cakes, groom's cakes, and 3D sculpted cakes, all finished in modeling chocolate. This book demonstrates how to:
- make modeling chocolate from scratch
- wrap a cake in patterned chocolate
- make realistic bows, flowers, and leaves made of chocolate
- sculpt 3D cakes and figurines
- push the envelope of cake design
For even the most casual reader, Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate promises to delight and surprise the eye.
Thanks to Maria Selke for telling me about this gorgeous cake!