For years, when the boys were small, I made numerous novelty cakes for their birthdays but none as easy and yet so effective as this one so I thought I would share some photos with you.
First he made a basic vanilla sponge mix and split the mix between 2 7ins round cake tins and baked them. He also made a chocolate fudge cake in another 7ins cake tin (sandwich tin) .
|Making The Sponge|
|Cooling The Sponge|
|Icing The Base|
|Green fondant Circles|
|Adding The Lettuce|
|Looks just like cheese!|
|Looking tasty with tomatoes and cheese|
He spread it over the sponge, covering the sides also.
|Icing the cake top|
|Fondant Sesame Seeds on the Cake|
|The Completed Cheeseburger Birthday Cake|
Apparently it took him a while to convince everyone at the meal that he had made it himself but all guests thought it was brilliant, especially the birthday girl!
|The completed cheeseburger birthday cake.|