“Just a plain chocolate cake with vanilla buttercream icing” was my client’s request. Really? No peppermint? No dark chocolate shavings on top? Do people really want plain cakes any more?
Well, I just couldn’t go there. So, a few dots and a royal icing snowflake later, here it is:
Who’d know there are 3 layers of (plain) dark chocolate cake under all that white icing?
Now just to bring my client to the dark side when it comes to her design requests.