My sisters and I are having a Christmas competition to see who can make the best "confectionary house"
Here are the instructions of how I made my chocolate log cabin!
I decided I wouldn't go all the way and make my own sponge. I cheated and bought some madeira cakes.
All the ingredients cost approx €15.
Cut and shaped my house
Further carved the edges to make it bond a little bit better.
I have no photo but essentially I covered it in chocolate icing/frosting.
I covered the house in chocolate fingers - for the windows and doors I used white chocolate and dark chocolate. Plus made a chimney out of dark chocolate.
I fancied the tree up with a little candy cane fencing on either side. Plus then I cheated by putting a silver decoration from my tree of Santa and Rudolf on the roof :-)
This is my sister Kate's entry. Wow!
And Lydias. Wow!
I think we know who will be in third place :-(