1.Review the Customer Profile provided.
Subject: Custom cake request
From: Melanie Rowlands
We would like you to design a cake, celebrating my mother’s 60th birthday next Saturday. We will require a round cake to feed 10-15 family members. She loves lemon and would like a lemon cake with lemon buttercream. Any options are great to use, we do request the colour scheme to be peach, pink and yellow colour because those are her favourite colours and one 3D element to put on top of the cake.
2.Answer the following questions about the customer’s requests:
Ø What is your customer celebrating?
Ø What size does your cake need to be? How many people is it serving? Consider the shape of the cake here as well.
Ø What flavour will you make? Include the method, and consider inclusions, layers, and textural components.
Ø What filling will you use? Include the method, and consider inclusions, layers, and textural components.
Ø What medium will you use to cover this cake? Some options are buttercream, fondant, ganache, marzipan, modelling chocolate etc. Include the method.
Ø How will you decorate this cake? Include the method and a picture as an example.
Ø What 3D element will you make for the top of the cake? Include the method and a picture as an example.
3.Provide a timeline for creating the cake. It should take 8 hours. You may use the timelinetemplate.
4.List all the tools and equipment needed. Don’t forget fill and mask the cake, any specificfondant tools needed. Provide it in the timeline template.
5.Provide a drawing for this cake. It must be in colour.
6.Explain why you chose this design for your cake. This component of the assignment needsto be at least 150 words. Consider answering these questions:
Ø What was the inspiration for this cake?
Ø What colours, mediums, etc.? And why?