new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white

Giant Cupcake

I made this for a potluck we're having at the office today for some departing employees. The one candle represents that we will miss everyONE. I ran out of buttercream before I was able to decorate it as planned, so I had to do some serious improvising -- argh!! -- and had fondant and stripe issues. It's okay, though, just not what I originally had in mind.

 

It was a chocolate fudge cake, kind of heavy like pound cake with vanilla butter buttercream. I hollowed out the inside of the cupcake a bit and filled it, too. Was wishing later I could reclaim the precious BC. Thanks for looking.

8,316 views
19 faves
50 comments
Taken on July 30, 2009