who wants more cake?!?!

17 Jun

so today being father’s day and all.  i did not make cake.  i know.  i just can’t get the hang of this timing thing.

i made cake tuesday.  and i count it as father’s day cake.

one of scott’s favorite candies (he likes ALOT of different ones) is whoppers.  you know those malted milk balls covered in milk chocolate.  yeah.  that’s the ones.  anyway, i needed some brown decorations for a a church shower and decided on whoppers.

so i had 10 jars of whoppers.  what to do?  make a whopper of a cake!

2 layers of chocolate fudge cake and frost with chocolate buttercream frosting.

add whoppers.  my technique was 1 for the cake…1 for me….1 for the cake….1 for me.  and then it wasn’t.  on account that you can only eat so many whoppers.

WALAA!  A WHOPPER OF A CAKE.  and look at the lovely hobnail cake stand.  LOVE LOVE LOVE IT!  seriously, love me some white bumpy stuff.  🙂

a whopper width slice will do ya.

you could feed a small village this cake for a month of sundays.  seriously.

oh yeah, make cupcakes with left over batter and throw a whopper on a dollop of vanilla bean frosting.

ok.  i’m totally not making any cake for at least a month.  swear.

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7 Responses to “who wants more cake?!?!”

  1. Sybil June 18, 2012 at 10:36 pm #

    whoa….that’s one heck of a chocolate cake!

    • myolivebranch June 21, 2012 at 6:41 am #

      it was. a LOT of chocolate.

  2. Cynthia June 19, 2012 at 9:53 am #

    Love it! You are so clever! May have another shower opportunity with Nora “in absentia” and a German theme. Sound like fun?

    • myolivebranch June 21, 2012 at 6:42 am #

      it does sound like fun. i need more deets!

  3. Karen June 20, 2012 at 8:00 am #

    Hey! How come I didn’t get some of that cake? Looks yummy.

    • myolivebranch June 21, 2012 at 6:42 am #

      because you never write, you never call, you never visit. 🙂

  4. Kelly June 26, 2012 at 9:16 pm #

    Cake balls will be coming………..truffles – only about 150! Hope you aren’t sleep deprived over them!

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