Monthly Archives: June 2013

A Young Baker to Watch

We were thrilled to have Sara Schwabe enter the 2013 Architectural Cake Contest. Although Sara, a 20-year-old student from Mitchell, Indiana, is an avid baker, this was her first cake contest. We were blown away by her ambitious (and tasty!) rendering of the Taj Mahal.

Sara's rendering of the Taj Mahal

Sara’s rendering of the Taj Mahal in white almond sour cream cake with buttercream frosting

I was so impressed by Sara’s ingenuity that I asked about other examples of her work. Her mother sent the following mouthwatering¬†pictures.

Sara Schwabe 1

Hobbit cake by Sara Schwabe

Hobbit cake by Sara Schwabe

Gingerbread

Sara with her cake post-demolition

Sara with her cake post-demolition

You can see more photos from the event and listen to Yael Ksander’s Artworks segment, which was broadcast on WFIU.

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