Friday, April 19, 2019

harry potter-inspired butterbeer cake



harry potter-inspired butterbeer cake



There are a lot of things happening with this butterbeer cake recipe: the butterbeer-flavored cake of course, the brown butter vanilla buttercream, salted butterscotch ganache , and the fondant Golden Snitches

Ingredients

Butterbeer cake:
  • 2 cups cake flour (like Swan's Down)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar or brown sugar blend, packed
  • 3 large eggs, room temperature
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp butter flavoring
  • Optional: 1 Tbsp SF caramel Torani syrup (I used sugar free Salted Caramel flavor)

Brown butter vanilla frosting:
  • 1/4 cup butter, and 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 Tbs flour
  • 3/4 cup whole milk
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar or brown sugar blend
  • 1 batch salted butterscotch ganache 
  • Optional: 1 batch fondant golden snitches 

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