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Glazes and decorations for cakes

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Putting the icing on is the final stage in the preparation of cake, but it presents it visually, so its role should not be overlooked. As we know, the appearance of any dish is no less important than its taste. Glaze and decorations for the cake can be made from many different materials, according to your preferences. It will offer two easy options.

Chocolate cake with nuts

Ingredients: 2 egg yolks, 150 g butter, 1 cup powdered sugar, 150 years of chocolate, 2 powders vanilla, 3 tablespoons of walnuts /hazelnuts or almonds/.

Method: In a suitable container with a mixer, beat the butter, to which you have added sugar. Then add the egg yolks and keep stirring. You should get a thick snow. Now you can add chocolate, but first melt and cool it to room temperature. Do not add it to the remaining hot mixture. Stir again, then add the nuts that you previously ground finely. This coating can cover the cake. Cool in the refrigerator.

Decoration for a Cake from puff pastry sugar

Ingredients: 500 g powdered sugar, 150 g flour, 70 g butter, 150 ml. water.

Preparation: Put water on the stove and add oil to it. Once the butter is melted, remove it from the heat and add flour. Stir the mixture with a spoon until the dough begins to separate from the walls. Mixing should be done vigorously. Wait for a while as it gets cooled and knead the dough again, then add the powdered sugar. If you wish, you can paint it in different colors with cake paint. This dough is cut in different pieces that can be used to decorate your cake. It can be made into a thin crust, which can cover the entire surface of the cake.