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Dalek cake by 1isabel Dalek cake by 1isabel
Dalek birthday cake made for a Doctor Who fan friend for a suprise.

I hate fondant (otherwise this would have been 10x easier!) and i like cakes to taste good as well as look good.

This is chocolate cake with melted choc-chips
- the protrusions are maltesers
- the base black bit is mazipan
- the gunstalks are unfortunately not edible - being cocktail sticks with tin foil except with bassetts licorice allsorts
- licorice allsorts were also cut and used for the gridding
- the covering is chocolate flavoured butter-icing (homemade) coloured black/grey with a gold and copper edible powder brushed on when the icing was almost dry.


fortunately she loved it and i think it tasted pretty good too!
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Poximaker Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2012  Student Photographer
Menudo fail de tarta, no me como eso ni jarta de vino xD
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rvmiv Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2010
that is pretty good detail!
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Yocheved Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2008
hehehe - that looks foul.! but really well done.!
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1isabel Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2008
lol, it actually tasted pretty good as long as you didnt eat too much of the icing!
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Yocheved Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2008
hehehe.!! youd have gold & bvlack poos with too much of that.!!
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Fetta Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2008
I swore when I saw this.
It's fantastic!
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1isabel Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2008
ha, thanks! but perhaps easier to make then it looks; try!
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luckyiota Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2008
wow, i would love to have a cake like that! and you really capture the raw appearance of it!!! it looks like the real deal! awesome work =D
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1isabel Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2008
thank youu, twas fun to make
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1isabel Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2008
thanks! it was hard but fun to make
i get a bit carried away with aesthetics, but yeh, chocolate always wins hearts so it was ok!
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