Decorating Cakes and Cookies
Decorating Cakes and Cookies gives you step-by-step directions for making your sweets look amazing. There are 25 recipes, plus photographs of the finished cakes and cookies.
Format: Hardcover with dust jacket, 79 pages.
Publisher: Ryland Peters Small
Author: Gerhard Jenne
Description: Gerhard Jenne, the German-trained patissier with an international reputation, is the talent behind on of London's most stylish shops, Konditor and Cook, which is at the cutting edge of cake decorating.
This gorgeous-to-look-at book of stylish and unusual decorations for cakes and cookies includes recipes and step-by-step instructions on how to achieve spectacular results with icing and frosting.
Gerhard's creations are a world away from the frumpy image of cake decorating. Made with just a few basic cake and cookie mixtures and even fewer mixtures for icing and frosting, these 25 recipes are within the capabilities of any cook -- from the absolute beginner to the experienced home chef.
Try zany little Magic Cakes and decorate them to suit the interests or lifestyle of a special person for a special occasion.
Cookies made like Gingerbread Santas and Clowns are perfect for childrens' parties -- and the adults won't be able to resist them either. And the piece de resistance'? An amazing cone cake decorated like an undersea coral reef in icy blue -- a wedding cake with a difference that can be adapted to grander or simpler occasions. If you're a dedicated cake decorator, this book will open your eyes to new possibilities. And if you've not tried cake decorating before, easy-to-follow step-by-step photographs will show you just how simple it is to achieve spectacular results.
Condition: Good condition.