Monday, February 05, 2007

CAKES..CAKES..CAKES..

Hey Friends,

Sorry for not being regular on blog, I am a little busy these days, please bear with me for sometime and enjoy these cakes that I learned in my Wilton Cake decoration Course 1.

Thanks, Nidhi.

My First Cake (Which you all have seen before also)

The Second cake with shell border and drop flowers..

Roses with shell border, the third Cake..

A closer look...

52 comments:

Sandeepa said...

Wowwwwwwww Nidhi, the pink cake with roses is amazing. It's soooo professional. Do you go to a class to learn ?

Jyothsna said...

Take a bow, Nidhi, you've become an icing superstar!!! Those cakes were fabulous, esp the roses! Keep up the good work!

swapna said...

wow nidhi
those cakes are looking really great with all the decoration...
i liked the roses ..
i also want to try those..trying my level best....:-))hehe

Asha said...

I like the third one best although I don't bake much unless for an event or B'days!:))
You are taking a coarse in cake decorating? WOW!! Enjoy the classes,You never know when that skill becomes useful for you!

Mishmash ! said...

Neat Shells and perfect roses, Nidhi..A job well done! Hope u re enjoying ur classes.

Seema said...

beautiful cakes Nidhi. Love them all

USHA said...

Wow Nidhi!Cake decorations looks just amazing...

Roses looks sweet and cute

sana said...

you have great recipes on your blog. keep up the good work!!

Lakshmiammal said...

Great job girl! Love the roses , they are so realistic!

Jasmine said...

lovely cakes Nidhi..iam sure they taste as amazing !!Where do you take these classes?can you send me some details.

Thanks!

Trupti said...

Wow Nidhi, you're doing a great job! all of them look very good!

Take care..been missing your blogs!

Trupti

Deepa said...

WOW!!!!Nidhi!!! The cakes have come out gorgeous,dear!! I am a regular at your site but i just miss leaving a comment. Iam drooling at your cake preparations!!Great Work! A special mention for the last one...the roses look very pretty. How did you manage to make the roses with such finesse. Good luck with your classes!

KitchenFairy said...

I am new in ur blog..Wow..Cake are really amazing..

archana said...

The decoration on the cake looks so professional.You have already mastered this art.

Coffee said...

HUH!!!!! I m just dumbstruck!!!!! I loved the roses!!! Awesome girl :)

Prema Sundar said...

Lovely looking cakes nidhi.. The decorations on them are so good..especially the roses..

Dilip said...

ohhhh my....~drooooooling~

Sia's corner said...

now i know what u r upto;) girl... this is really good:) i can see vast improvements from 1st to second and second to third cake. u r doing a wonderful job nidhi... and i don't have any doubt about u enjoying cake decoration classes:) if possible do post the decoration technics:) enjoy ur time...

Vini K said...

What can I say Nidhi,I am speechless!Beautiful creations here..How I wish I were in the US to take wilton classes too.At present I am learning on my own, I hope you will be able to help me out a little...

Just for fun said...

Wow! grt hob nidhi. The Roses are awesomw.

Anonymous said...

You have mad cake decorating skills! Whoa!


Ari (Baking and Books)

Dr. Soumya Bhat said...

Wooh.Now this is what called as real talent dear.I really appreciate your work.Well done yaar.Sucha a beautiful cake i will never like to eat it as its so cute.Hmm really hats off to yourcakes and cooking too dear.Keep up the good works

Mallika said...

Nidhi - you are a domestic goddess! Those cakes look absolutely delicious and so professional.

Hema said...

Beautiful Nidhi. You are so good at decorating cakes. Love the roses. BTW did you hear back from the chef.com guys?

Pooja said...

this is not fair !
you make such nice cakes and dont send it a bite of it even :( .
I just love cakes. and yours are even beautiful than available in any stores. simply great work . I really feel that i should have some of it with me . My God, I wil lhave to rush somewhere just now to find some for me !
thanks for sharing
-Pooja

Mythreyee said...

Wow! those cakes are really awesome. Hmm... you have a lot of patience. Keep up your good work. Really, a reward for the time and effort you put to make these. Hat's off!

archana said...

Looks like you are having fun with Wilton classes. That is how it should be. I loved all the cakes, looking forward to see more.

jacob said...

that's like a work of art. how long does something like that atke to do?

nalini said...

oh my god!!! They looks so--- beautiful and scrumptious!! You are really very creative and must have a lot of patience!!

indosungod said...

Nidhi, the cakes look so colorful and YUM

Linda said...

Thats so professional.Kudos to you.You've learnt it damn well.The one with roses looks so awesome!!Linda

Spicelover said...

Beautiful works of art!!!

Chandrika said...

Wowwww Nidhi!! The cakes look so beautiful...I am simply droooling.....Can't take my eyes off those cakes...

RP said...

Beautiful!

Latha said...

Hi Nidhi,

Thank you for your comment on my blog! Its nice to have friends visiting and dropping in a line now and then :-)
Those cakes look so lovely. Not only can u cook all the amazing dishes but u bake like an angel too!
Did I tell u that I was sooooo impressed by your gig on Emeril?? That is quite an achievement. And u sound like such a sweet simple person! Wishing you many mroe good things!
Keep up the good cooking!
Cheers
Latha

Mallugirl said...

great looking cakes. I get overwhelmed by cake decoration so never tried my and at it.

Anonymous said...

Beautiful cakes, the decorations looks just amazing...all of them look very good!!!! and are so realistic especially the rose one.....Good luck to ur work.

Linda said...

Hi Nidhi, just let me echo all the "oohs and ahhs" here -- the cakes look simply wonderful! Thanks for sharing :)

Linda (from Out Of The Garden)

Brilynn said...

A cake decorating class sounds like fun! It's too bad they don't have any in my area, my icing skills need some serious work...

Hyderabadi's said...

Beautiful cake!!!

sailaja said...

Wow, cake decorating classes?! Awesome, Nidhi!!

Dilip said...

still....~drooling~.......hehehehe

A Yunus said...

Wow Nidhi...,

This is my last stop for todays journey across the bloggers world. But wait.....Masha Allah yar....wat an artist you are....I wud never allow anyone to cut the cake and eat the roses....I wud pack it and freeze forever....what an art dear, let me know your class address....Iam impressed....I think not only me...

Sandeepa said...

hey nidhi
how are you ? come back fast with yummy goodies :)

Lisa said...

Nidhi..
I love the rose one... it's simple and beautiful. Is it fondant?
I wish I can decorate cake just like you do :-)

http://aprilisa-kitchen.blogspot.com

TS said...

Busy Ho gayi Nidhi?? Missing your posts my dear.....hope all is ok.

Trupti

swapna said...

hey nidhi
where are u?are u busy in somewhere?
hope u are fine..and enjoyed the v'day..:-))

Anonymous said...

I just can't get over your decorating skills, these cakes are gorgeous!

Ari (Baking and Books)

Sia's corner said...

waiting for ur next post girl:)

Mishmash ! said...

Where re u girl? Busy preparing for some TV show ? ;)

Nidhi said...

Thanks Sandeepa, even I am surprised that the cake with roses turned out so well. And ya, I took Wilton's Cake decoration Course 1.

Thanks Jyothsna, I am so happy to know that you liked the cakes so much, that your are calling me a superstar. I am honored.

Thanks Swapna, I am glad you liked the cakes so much and I am sure that you will also make icing roses one day that are better than these. :)

Thanks Asha, your comments are always encouraging. You are right, you never know when this skill will come in handy for me.

Thanks Mishmash, Its always good when someone appreciates your work. You come to know that your efforts are not going waste. :)

Thanks Seema, I am glad you liked them.

Thanks Usha, I am glad you liked the cakes. Rose making was my one of the most important reasons to join these classes.

Thanks Sana, I am happy to know that you liked my recipes. Keep visiting :)

Thanks Lakshmiammal, I am also very happy with the way, the roses look.

Thanks Jasmine, actually they were good to eat as well :D About the cake decoration classes, I took the classes at "Michaels, The Art and Craft Store" and their web address is http://www.michaels.com/art/online/home . You can get the complete info about the courses available either by calling them, visiting them online or going to the store. If you wanna ask anything more about it, then please let me know.

Thanks Trupti, Good to know that you liked my cakes so much. I am a little busy these days, but I will try to update my blog as and when I get a chance.

Thanks Deepa, I felt so good after reading your comment and I am happy to know that my cakes made you leave a comment on my blog :D Thanks a lot for your wishes. Keep visiting..

Thanks Kitchenfairy, Welcome to my blog, I am glad you liked my cakes. Keep visiting for more.

Thanks Archana, I am so happy to know that the cakes are getting so much appreciation and its inspiring me a lot to do even better. Thanks once again Archana. Keep Visiting.

Thanks Coffee, Roses are my favourite too...

Thanks Prema, I am glad to know that you liked my cakes so much. Keep coming for more.

Thanks Dilip, I am so happy to know that you liked the cakes so much, that your are Droooooooooling :D

Thanks Sia, I always feel so good after reading your comments on my posts. I never knew that I'll start making cake decorations and everybody is going to appreciate it so much. Its very encouraging for me. I will definitely post the techniques, once i'll master them ;D

Thanks Vini, Wilton's Cake decoration classes are really a great boost to your creativity, but never mind if you are not in US. If you have any question related to cake decoration, then you can mail me at foodhelpline@yahoo.com and I will surely try to help you out if I know about it.

Thanks Just for Fun, I am so happy to know that you liked the roses. Keep visiting for more.

Thanks Ari, I really love the art of making and decorating food to the extent of madness and I must say after coming into the world of food blogging, I have improved a lot by taking a lot of inspiration from fellow food bloggers.

Thanks Soumya, you inspire me a lot by writing these wonderful comments on my posts. Thanks once again and please do keep doing this because it infuses something in me that drives me to do more good work :D . You are also right about not eating the cake and you know what I did, I sent it to my husband's office, since I didn't had the heart to cut my roses.

Thanks Mallika, so much appreciation...I don't know whether I really deserve it or not, but thanks again.

Thanks Hema, I am happy to know that you liked the cakes. I couldn't make it to the chefs recipe contest :(

Thanks Pooja, you are always welcome at my home to share my cakes with me, I will be more than happy to do that. So make a plan and come to US...

Thanks Mythreyee, I am so happy to know that you liked the cakes and ya patience is the key to nice cakes and cake decorations. Keep visiting for more.

Thanks Archana, the classes are so much fun. I am glad I joined them.

Thanks Jacob, I am glad to know that you liked my cakes so much and it takes almost 2-3 hours after the cake has cooled and ready to be iced :D. Keep coming for more.

Thanks Nalini, I am glad to know that you liked my cakes and patience is very important while making cakes, specially while decorating them. Keep visiting for more.

Thanks Indosungod, Keep visiting..

Thanks Linda, I am happy to know that you liked the cakes and roses are my favourite too. Keep coming.

Thanks Spicelover, Keep visiting.

Thanks Chandrika, I am so happy to know that you liked the cakes so much. Keep visiting.

Thanks RP, Keep visiting.

Thanks Latha, your comment is very inspiring and encouraging for me. Its indeed good when people come and visit your website and appreciate you work, no matter what it is, right? I am even more happy to know that you watched 'Emeril's Scratch Contest' and enjoyed it so much. I really enjoyed being there as you must have read in my post MY EXPERIENCE. As far as cake decoration is concerned, since I was a kid, me and my younger brother, we both used to look at these wonderful cake picture in magzines in India and I always used to think how can someone make such cakes, its not real and if its real than I wanna learn it too :D , but never got a chance in India. Now, I know that those cakes were not fake they were real..... :) Keep visiting for more, Latha!

Thanks Mallugirl, It is a little overwhelming at first but when you start doing it, it will be fun and easier then what it looks like :D Keep visiting.

Thanks Anonymous, I am so happy to know that you liked the cakes so much. Keep visiting.

Thanks Linda, I am glad to know that you liked my cakes so much. Keep visiting for more..

Thanks Brilynn, cake decoration clases are real fun. I can help you if you want to know something about cake decoration and if I know about it :D. You can mail me at foodhelpline@yahoo.com.

Thanks Hyderabadi, Keep visiting.

Thanks Sailaja, cake decoration clases are fun. Keep visiting.

Thanks A Yunus, I am so happy to know that you liked the cakes so much. You are also right about not eating the cake and freezing it forever. Actually, I sent it to my husband's office, since I didn't had the heart to cut my roses. About the cake decoration classes, I took the classes at "Michaels, The Art and Craft Store" and their web address is http://www.michaels.com/art/online/home . You can get the complete info about the courses available either by calling them, visiting them online or going to the store. If you wanna ask anything more about it, then please let me know.

Thanks Lisa, I am happy to know that you liked the Rose cake. In these cakes nothing is made up of Fondant, infact, now I am taking classes for fondant. Its all made up of Butter Cream icing. I am sure you can decorate better than me, I have seen your wonderful creations :D.

Thanks once again Dilip and Ari....Keep visiting.

Hey Sandeepa, Trupti, Swapna, Sia and Mishmash, I am really busy these days since we are buying a new house, or I should say we are the first time home buyers so, all our time is getting into that and my fondant classes, but i'll be back soon. So keep coming and checking on me... :D And ya, Swapna, I enjoyed my V'day a lot with my hubby. Mishmash, I wish your words come to life for me ;D.

aria said...

omg how georgeous!!!!