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How To Make A Bubbling Witch’s Cauldron Cake

With Claire St Quinton

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Join Claire this week and find out how to create this wonderful Bubbling Cauldron style cake with witch's hat, pumpkins, skulls and crazy coloured eyeballs. Its oozing with fun and character perfect for those spooky themed celebrations and is full of fantastic tips and super techniques: such as melting marshmallows and stretching them around the cake to make a cobweb effect. In this tutorial you will also be shown how to perfect your carving and ganaching skills, how to cover a sphere-shaped cake with sugarpaste without causing any creases and finally how to make several types of Halloween sugar model decorations to add on and around the cauldron cake. For more great ideas on how to make Halloween styled cakes, cupcakes and sugar decorations, then check out our other videos below.

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