Thursday, 19 April 2012

As The Days Pass By.....

....I take one small step and one single action to make myself closer to my goal! I have listed down the things that I need to do, and I try my best to do at least one from my list! It is scary, but like Dato Shaz said...sometimes one has to have faith in something that one can't see!

I didn't oblige many orders last week, knowing that I have fulfill this orders from Maybank! 360 assorted flavors cupcakes for their high-tea for Maybank's Malaysian Golf Open 2012! Boy, was I flattered...of course I was! I made Vanilla and Red Velvet Cupcakes on Saturday and made Vanilla and Malt and Choc Malt Cupcakes for Sunday!

Chocolate Malt Cupcakes ....recipe from
195g butter, soft
150g caster sugar
3 eggs
1/2 tsp vanilla bean, I used 1 tsp vanilla essence
195g self raising flour
1 tsp baking powder
120g Horlicks or Milo for Choc Malt
60ml milk
60 ml boiling water

Preheat oven at 170C. Cream butter and sugar till light and fluffy. Add eggs one at time, add vanilla. Sift flour and baking powder and Milo together, fold into the butter sugar and egg mixture. Fold in milk and lastly fold in hot water. Divide between cups and bake for about 15 minutes.

I topped them with Caramel Buttercream...yummss!

It didn't occur to me that the whole event was a world class event, hence, my cakes...LOL, until Kak Nana reminded me of I kembang sekejap (was flattered!!)

...and yes, I hope to see them again in 2013, the mean time I have to prepare my invoice, LOL! Yup, haven't done that yet!

I made this for Leanne, a Turquoise Rainbow cake, tis Leanne!

...and made some macarons, the fillings were Peanut Butter Cheese, Passion Fruit, Caramel Buttercream, Blackcurrant and Vanilla...tqs Muzal, Ju, Suhaila...

I also experimented with this Macaron Pyramid...awesome! Neat and easier to assemble compared with a Macaron Tower! But I love them all the same!

I made this Rainbow Cake in Purple for Zira and some Cupcakes for her niece's Hantaran...tqs Zira, for always being there for me with or without your Pulut Mangga or Kuehteow Teng or Laksa Perglih!

I didn't do any baking on Sunday after I delivered  the Cupcakes to KLGCC, but made this for another special person who puts others before her...Happy Birthday Shila Superwomanwannabe....she is indeed a supermom ya!

...ok some update that I'm typing using my new "Apple"...guess what???? I have to install Photoshop and get back my camera from the workshop and make full use of this superb machine, made by its superb creator, the late Steve Jobs! Nites...oops...morning...I have to go to MARA to found out about Khadijah's scholarship :p


Naz in Norway said...

Way to go, Yani!!

Formerly known as Superwomanwannabe! said...

Thanks very much for the cake Yani...sedaaaap and I am so touched that you took the time to bake it for me! Many many thanks


Kak Yani,

nozzle no berapa you use for the purple cake for zira tu?cantik sgt..tx

KG said...

tqs naz!miss you!

KG said...

shila, i'm the one who must thank you for always being there for almost everythg!

KG said...

putri, wilton 1M is the best, but dah tak jumpa tt nozzle and i lost mine. owise now i use 852 wilton's!

jehanne@thecookingdoctor said...

congrats on your baking opportunities, you know what, I always LOVE your mac beautifully 'footed'..btw, did u use jill's french meringue recipe or italian method? since I moved to singapore, I never managed to get proper macs..humidity or not I dunno, so frustrating:-(

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