How To Make A Gingerbread House CAKE with chocolate, buttercream, candy and icing!

  • Published on:  12/1/2015
  • How To Cake It Yolanda Gampp shows how to make the ultimate Gingerbread House… Or gingerbread mansion that is! This chocolate gingerbread cake is stacked with alternating Christmas red and green buttercream then surrounded by classic gingerbread house cookies to form the walls. One of the best traditions around the holidays is decorating your classic gingerbread house so this cake was decked out in royal icing snow, bright candy lights, a chocolate hazelnut rolled wafer roof, and tons of mint and candy. This house is Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus approved!

    Welcome to How To Cake It with Yolanda Gampp. If you love baking and want to learn how to turn eggs, sugar and butter into CRAZY novelty cakes like Yo’s famous Watermelon Cake then join us. Each episode includes the A-Z process and recipe of making one of a kind edible creations, gorgeous buttercream cakes, and more! You learn how to make recipes like Italian Meringue Buttercream, the perfect chocolate cake and vanilla frosting - PLUS tips and tricks on using simple syrup, carving, icing, applying and painting fondant, and simple ways to make any cake look amazing. Leave a comment with your cake idea and you may just see it on the channel! New Video Every Tuesday at 11am EST.

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    Editor: Orhan Sumen
    Cinematographer: Cody Clay
    Producers: Jocelyn Mercer & Connie Contardi