Did you know? This cakebook is Yo’s BIGGEST dream come true! Yo taught herself how to make novelty cakes through books and has always dreamed of creating her very own cakebook to teach others how to do it too! This book contains all her DELICIOUS classic cake recipes that she’s developed and perfected herself over the years, along with her favorite recipes for buttercreams, simple syrup and ganche. I also contains a helpful section that teaches you all of Yo’s baking and caking tips and techniques, followed by easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for 21 novelty cakes - for all skill levels!
Yo wants to celebrate the release of her Cakebook live with all of you! Over the next two months, Yo will be hitting the road to sign Cakebooks, take selfies and answer your biggest caking questions in the following cities:
Right now! How To Cake It: A Cakebook by Yolanda Gampp was released in major bookstores and online on Tuesday October 24th, 2017. You can be one of the first to get it by clicking here for the US & Canada and here for other countries
Yes - and Yo is so excited because she can’t wait to meet a lot of you in person! Full details on dates and what cities she'll be visiting are listed above with more to follow!
Yo will be signing copies on the book tour, but they’ll also be other ways to get a signed copy, so stay tuned for more details on that soon too!
On How to Cake It, Yolanda creates mind-blowing cakes in every shape imaginable. From cakes shaped like foods, such as a watermelon and a Thanksgiving turkey, to cakes shaped like oversize everyday objects, such as a giant nail polish bottle and a Rubik’s Cube, Yolanda’s creations are fun and realistic. Now, Yo brings her friendly, offbeat charm and caking expertise to this colorful cakebook, filled with imaginative and totally new cakes to make at home.
How to Cake It: A Cakebook includes directions for making twenty-one jaw-dropping cakes that are dazzling and delicious, including astonishing new creations and fan favorites with a fresh twist. As a self-taught cake artist, Yolanda has spent years perfecting her now-coveted recipes and tips and tricks for making magic out of cake, buttercream, and imagination. In this book she guides you through every step, from mixing batter to adding the finishing touches, for cakes at every skill level. Cake your first steps with easy, kid-friendly cakes (basic carving and simple tricks for getting started with fondant), then cake it up a notch with more challenging designs (a bit more carving and some amazing fondant details), and finally cake it to the limit and amaze your friends with show-stopping aspirational cakes (carving, painting, and fine gum-paste details).
Whatever the celebration, Yolanda has the perfect creation, including her never-before-seen Giant Candy Apple cake, Party Hat cake, Rainbow Grilled Cheesecake, Toy Bulldozer cake, Taco cake and Golden Pyramid cake, which features a secret treasure chamber.
Written in her inspiring, encouraging voice and filled with clear, easy-to-follow instructions, How to Cake It: A Cakebook will turn beginners into confident cake creators, and bold bakers into caking superstars!