Saturday, July 18, 2009

Mini-Fruit-Cupcake-Tower and The Dark Knight

Posted by Jennifer at 1:30 AM

Renee asked me to make a cupcake tower that is unlike any other cupcake tower I've seen. She wants cupcakes mixed with various fresh fruit for her summer wedding reception. In order to be sure that I was up to making this potentially 2 ft tall or so reception centerpiece, I made a mini version. This fruit cupcake tower is made with blueberry cupcakes with buttercream, strawberries, grapes, blueberries, and pineapples. Although this one can only hold about 9 cupcakes, the real one will hopefully hold 40 cupcakes! Keep your fingers crossed for me!




On a completely separate note, Gabe was having a Batman themed birthday party (with a batman costume too!) so I made a cookies 'n' cream cake with chocolate buttercream. All of the decorations are handmade from marshmallow fondant. From this angle, it's hard to see the batman shadow so I'm attaching a second picture so that you can see the shadow clearly and also the sides with the buildings and bats.

2 comments:

Kelly on July 18, 2009 at 9:29 AM said...

That cupcake tower is going to be awesome! how are they stuck on there? Im sure you will be able to make it 2 feet- I cant wait to see it!

biggest fan said...

Bud! That's awesome!! I can't wait to help out with that rockin' fruit cupcake tower!
The Batman cake sends delicious shivers down my spine....

 

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