Baked Occasions: Desserts for Leisure Activities, Holidays, by Matt Lewis

By Matt Lewis

Celebrating a yr in truffles, BAKED's cherished duo Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito provide cookies, puddings, whoopie pies, tarts, truffles, and extra to commemorate vacations either anticipated and unforeseen. Rum-infused Hair of the puppy Cake for brand spanking new Year's Day and Peanut Butter Sheet Cake for Texas Independence Day subscribe to Praline Ice Cream Cake for Mardi Gras, Chocolate Pop truffles for Halloween, and 12 Days of Cookies for Christmastime. With sixty five beautiful photos and seventy five targeted recipes, you'll have every thing you must create quite a lot of candy treats for quirky festivities and standard vacations all yr round.

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66 Mock Macarons . . 69 Lollipop, Lollipop . . 71 Candy Buttons . . 74 Cupcake Cuties . . indd 59 Faux Cone Snow Cone . . 79 A Slice of Pie . . indd 60 4/11/14 12:28 PM I Lovely Little Layer Cakes WITHOUT A DOUBT, these Lovely Little Layer Cakes are one of my favorite projects in this entire book! They are ridiculously easy to make—you can use almost any soft cookie and frosting combo—and they taste incredible. 1. 4-ounce) can Cloud White Betty Crocker® Decorating Cupcake Icing a round cookie cutter (should be slightly smaller than the size of the cookies), creating twelve cookies that are all equal in size and shape.

Indd 36 4/11/14 12:25 PM I Over the Rainbow GROWING UP, I LOVED RAINBOWS and wanted them everywhere. I even had rainbow-colored mini blinds. Thankfully, my rainbow window-covering phase was shortlived and now I appreciate them far more in their natural state. No matter what your age, there is always something magical about spotting a rainbow in the sky. These little rainbow cookies let you enjoy a rainbow whenever you like. Makes 12 cookies 1. Place the Fudge Stripes™ cookies into the freezer for 12 Keebler® Fudge Stripes™ cookies 2.

Unfortunately, we don’t see many of the typical fall colors, so I often take matters into my own hands and decorate and bake using reds, golds, and oranges to evoke that fall feeling. These leaf pops—an awesome autumn treat—are perfect for fall school festivals and parties. Makes 12 cookie pops 12 ounces candy coating in color(s) of your choice 12 leaf-shaped sandwich cookies 12 lollipop sticks or straws 1/2 cup sanding sugar in color(s) matching your candy coating 24 candy eyeballs Black edible marker (optional) 1.

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