Chocolate Wrap by Paul Bradford

Skill Level: Beginner
Decorating Time: 2 Hours
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Lesson 7 - Adding Decorations

Overview

Overview – Chocolate Wrap

 

Chocolate Wrap has got to be one of the biggest WOW factor cakes we make.
This design would retail at anything from £400-£700 depending on the number of tiers and level of design. Sat on a mirror with summer fruits cascading from top to bottom has got to be one of the best wedding cakes we offer.
Paul will take you through each stage in creating this cake which will certainly get eyes turning at any event.

Lesson 1 - Stacking Cakes

Lesson 2 - Ganache and Coco Form

Lesson 3 - Cocoa Form

Lesson 4 - Decorating Board & Glossing

Lesson 5 - Roses and Berries

Lesson 6 - Choc Roses and Fans

  • Serrated knife
  • Pallet knife
  • Sharp knife
  • Non-toxic glue stick
  • Paint brush
  • Wire cutters
  • Rolling pin (large and small)
  • Pasta roller
  • 8″,6″ Round cakes
  • 4″ diameter by 8″ high Polystyrene cone (Dummies Direct)
  • 12″ Round cake drum
  • 6″ Round cake card
  • 1.4Kg Ganache
  • 1Kg Modelling Chocolate (Cocoa form – Squires Kitchen)
  • 20 gauge wires
  • 1.5m of (15mm width) brown ribbon
  • Icing sugar
  • Edible lustres (colours to suit)
  • Plastic dowels