Ruffled Slice

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    Dark & rich chocolate 6-layer cake under Swiss Meringue Buttercream ruffles.

    Blogged: sweetapolita.com/2010/11/rich-ruffled-chocolate-celebrati...

    thexGarcia, Mmmm Cake, and 172 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. tricsr4kidz 53 months ago | reply

      My husband saw this photo and said, "that's a dramatic cake!". I agree. =)

    2. Sweetapolita 53 months ago | reply

      Wow, thanks everyone!

    3. nipsy_makes_cakes 52 months ago | reply

      Looks absoloutely divine! Thanks so much for sharing your technique with us!

    4. TheCulinaryCurio 51 months ago | reply

      Pink and brown is such a beautiful color combination. Yummy-looking and beautiful cake!

    5. K.Young Photography 51 months ago | reply

      So beautiful ~ LOVE this color. Congrats on Group 4 at PW!

    6. Sweetapolita 51 months ago | reply

      Thanks so much!

    7. aebphoto 51 months ago | reply

      This is beautiful. Looks beautiful and looks tasty!

    8. ButterYum 51 months ago | reply

      Lovely photo!

    9. canadianchick1959 51 months ago | reply

      Wonderful shot! Congrats on Group 4!

    10. marinewife1996 51 months ago | reply

      LOVE IT. One of my favorites

    11. Sweetapolita 51 months ago | reply

      Thank you :) So glad you like it!

    12. ajane2 51 months ago | reply

      This is a favorite for sure. Awesome job!

    13. mavele 49 months ago | reply

      Beatiful!

    14. eccshasky 48 months ago | reply

      :( my icing melts everytime I try to make this... do you have any icing tips on getting the ribbons to stay perky? Love this cake btw!

    15. Sweetapolita 48 months ago | reply

      Thanks, everyone! @eccshasky It sounds like you're icing is too warm--if you pop your pastry bag of icing into the fridge or freezer for a few moments every so often, when you feel it's getting too warm, that should solve the problem. A stable meringue buttercream that's just room temp should hold up well. The heat from the hands softens it so quickly. Don't give up! Good luck!

    16. KellyCDB 48 months ago | reply

      That's the most beautiful cake I have ever seen!

    17. aileenlnbh 46 months ago | reply

      This is exquisite

    18. Aleksandra Konwa!!!! 45 months ago | reply

      I love this one and Im going make for my son first birthday!

    19. judygoodwin57 9 months ago | reply

      The presentation is beautiful. Very nice.

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