Featured Zoom & Video Classes
Welcome to Epicurean Delights!
Class Preview: Isomalt Basics
In this video series Michele will show you the basics of using Isomalt; including cooking it, coloring it and using it to make lollipops, pour into molds and create an Isomalt sail. You will complete the project by bringing it all together into a pink lemonade themed cake.
Class Preview: Art of Cake Decorating
Join Michele in the kitchen as she bakes and creates amazing cakes! This 28 video series will walk you through the many areas of creating beautifully designed and delicious cakes. Become a paid member to unlock all 28 videos in this series! Michele will teach you how to bake the perfect cake, including scratch baking and modified cake mix baking for those days when you are limited on time. She will also teach you how to make different types of butter cream, and show you step by step the right way to assemble a cake so that you can experience the excitement of successfully building your own cake. She will then move on to show you how to create three different types of cake designs all while learning different piping techniques. You get 14 downloadable recipe cards of Michele's delicious recipes as well as downloadable decorating templates and buttercream practice sheets. This is a hands on beginners class. Not only will you quickly learn just how easy it is to create the perfect dessert for any occasion but you will also get to share the fun with other students in a fun, collaborative environment.
Class Preview: Salted Caramel Apple Pie Baking
In this course, Michele will walk you through making a delicious caramel apple pie. You will learn how to make a perfect pie crust, amazing caramel sauce and finish your creation with a beautiful lattice crust. In 10 lessons we will create the perfect salted caramel apple pie! But that's not all! In addition to the caramel apple pie recipe, you will also get all 5 of Michele's pie crust recipes for both sweet and savory pie making and her childhood favorite pie crust cookie recipe. That's a total of 7 full color downloadable recipe cards! You will also be able to ask questions and get answers from Michele as you proceed through the self paced class.
Class Preview: Isomalt Fall Grapes & Pumpkins
Learn to create realistic grapes and leaves using Isomalt. Certified Master Sugar Artist, Peggy Tucker will take you through working with this fun medium to create glass like edible art. Reminiscent of the late fall grapes that are picked just after the first frost this insipiration piece will have guests thinking you picked them right from the vineyard. Even if this is your first time using isomalt you will be stunned by what you are able to create with this versatile medium. Techniques you will learn: How to heat, color and pour Isomalt How to work with silicone veiners How to shape warm Isomalt How to pull sugar to create leaves and tendrils for your pumpkin How to create a sugar arrangement for you platters or as a cake topper or candy display for a fall party!
Class Preview: Fantasy Frog Cake
Take a journey into the forest where mushrooms are edible and frogs have wings. Our whimsical Froggy Cake video series brings the forest to life, a smile to your face and a delighful centerpiece for your next big celebration! In this course you will learn: How to build a structure How to work with fondant and use it to sculpt figures, make bark and create dramatic flowers and mushrooms How to carve and sculpt cake How to work with gelatin How to work with wafer paper How to create edible paint How to dry dust for visual interest How to use molds, hand sculpt and use fondant/cookie cutters