Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate

Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate

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by Kristen Coniaris
     
 

For creative bakers who are seeking a tastier alternative to fondant, Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate explores a versatile nougat-like confection that performs like fondant but is easily made from chocolate. With over 380 color photos and 40 unique tutorials, this book demonstrates how to:

- make modeling chocolate from

Overview

For creative bakers who are seeking a tastier alternative to fondant, Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate explores a versatile nougat-like confection that performs like fondant but is easily made from chocolate. With over 380 color photos and 40 unique tutorials, this book demonstrates how to:

- make modeling chocolate from scratch
- wrap a cake in patterned chocolate
- make realistic bows, flowers, and leaves made of chocolate
- sculpt 3D cakes and figurines
- push the envelope of cake design

For even the most casual reader, Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate promises to delight and surprise the eye.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780988645400
Publisher:
Buttercream Press
Publication date:
05/01/2013
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
351,306
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.50(d)

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Cake Decorating with Modeling Chocolate 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 26 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am new to modeling chocolate and the step by step guides (with pictures) are awesome! I can't wait to try my hand at modeling chocolate!  This book makes a lot less daunting, lol! :D
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kristen's book is excellent. It is great for a beginner such as myself in using modelling chocolate as it has both written and pictorial detail.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The tutorials are concise and easy to follow.  The creativity displayed is amazing.  The quality of the work is impressive.  All told an amazing reference for anyone from a just learning beginner to an experienced cake decorator looking to hone their skills.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
awesome book. cant wait to try some of these techniques
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
What a great job Kristen did on giving simple yet informative information about the modeling chocolate world. She has a super artistic talent. Thank you for this book Kristen.....it was well worth the wait!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is an excellent reference book when using modelling chocolate. The techniques used are great and explanations are very explicit and easy to follow. Great book to have in your collection.
talofa12 More than 1 year ago
I just started reading Modeling Chocolate and am amazed at the talent shown. I'll begin practicing the techniques once I have read the book a few times. Thank you for sharing your talents with us.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kristin has an AMAZING talent and I have to say "Thank YOU for putting this wonderful book together for us!" I am so excited to learn how to work with modeling chocolate!!! Wonderful tips and easy to follow direction make this so much more exciting to start! Thank you, thank you, thank you :)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is the only book about modeling chocolate that captured my attention. Kristin, thank you so much for sharing your knowledge in such an easy-to-follow format!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I been waiting for this book to come in so I can get started working with modeling chocolate. I love how detailed it is, the pictures really help with understanding how to do it. I just really love it already,
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is detailed and easy to understand! Love this book! you will too!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is amazing!  I have dabbled in modelling chocolate for about a year, but this takes it to a new level.  Clear and concise instructions and fantastic tips and techniques.  It is my new bible.  Thank you Kristen!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is the first book I have purchased relating to modeling chocolate. It is very easy to follow, even for a novice. The pictures are great, the instructions clear and concise. I would highly recommend this book!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Awsome book.  I used several of the techniques and I'm very impressed.  It gives very detailed and easy to follow directions.  I'll be following you to check uot your next book.
Itshobbytime More than 1 year ago
I was eagerly waiting for this book. Atlast !  I love everything about this book. It gives a detailed explanation of how to handle the modeling chocolate ,how to use it in different ways.  It contains all the info . I was able to reuse my spoilt modelling chocolate with the help of the info in this book. Its perfect for anyone who can read and want to learn more on modelling chocolate. A must have book for the one who wants to explore in the world of modelling chocolate . Thank you Kristen for writing it so simple and clear which is so easy to understand.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read Kristen Coniaris' book just like a novel. There are not too many cookbooks that I read like that. Kristen is not only a great teacher but a great author as well.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Book is well detailed in telling how make modeling chocolate from different chocolate and what their different qualities are. Love that it tells how to fix the modeling chocolate if you are having issues with it. Great book to have!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love working with modeling chocolate and this book is the #1 tool that I use!!
BlueGingham More than 1 year ago
This is a fantastic book with great pictures and very detailed tutorials. A must for anyone interested in modeling chocolate. I'll never go back to fondant after reading Kristen Coniaris' book!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have been interested for some time to learn about modeling chocolate and this book will teach me a lot!  I read through the book and was very impressed with the information provided and the tutorials.  I plan on trying the modeling chocolate on Christmas goodies I will be making this year.  The tutorials and the information provided in this book will definitely provide me with all the instructions I need to be successful.  I'm so glad this book was published!
Auntie_Phyl More than 1 year ago
This is by far the best comprehensive book on modeling chocolate anywhere on the planet Earth. Love the detail, ideas, instructions, pictures, EVERTHING!! Thank You Kristen for sharing your talent and knowledge. This book has inspired me to delve into the world of modeling chocolate. I'm anxiously waiting for your next book!! <3
sugarontap More than 1 year ago
This is a wonderful book. Full of great information on getting into modeling chocolate. If you want to try working with modeling chocolate, this book is a must have!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love this book. It has amazing photos and detailed step by step instructions. A must if you work with modeling chocolate or would like to.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Absolutely wonderful.  Lots of great info.
Bev_ND More than 1 year ago
I absolutely love this book. I've been following Wicked Goodies website tutorials for over a year. This book provides step-by-step instructions with lots of great pictures and examples. Great job Kristen. I cannot wait wait for your next book. :-)