Looking for a sweet summer treat that won’t melt away quickly? Join Elisa Strauss in this premium video to learn how to create realistic looking ice cream cone cupcakes that are so similar to the real thing you might not be able to tell them apart. To get started, she will explain how to bake up your favorite cake right inside a real cone and give you guidelines for how much batter is needed to prevent overflowing.
Then she shares the trick to scooping buttercream in just the right way to create a dollop of icing that looks just like real frozen ice cream. Along the way, Elisa gives you tips on how to customize these treats to look like different flavors of ice cream, like mint chocolate chip. She also recommends a few other ways to jazz up your ice cream cones to make them even cuter, if that is even possible. While these adorable cupcakes won’t melt away at your next party, they will likely still disappear pretty fast!
For more fun hyperrealistic cake techniques, check out Elisa’s videos for making bacon and pickles.