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Descendants

The most important royal wedding of the summer deserves a fitting cake! Aaron & Michael brought the magic of Auradon to life with this stunning "Descedants"-themed cake on "Disney's Magic Bake-Off."

food

Descendants

The most important royal wedding of the summer deserves a fitting cake! Aaron & Michael brought the magic of Auradon to life with this stunning "Descedants"-themed cake on "Disney's Magic Bake-Off."

Ingredients

Cake Batter

  • 2/3 c lemon juice
  • 1 ⅓ c whole milk
  • 2 ½ c granulated sugar
  • Zest from 3 lemons
  • 1 c Unsalted Butter
  • 6 eggs
  • 2 t vanilla extract
  • 4 T lemon extract
  • 4 c AP Flour
  • 3 t Baking Powder
  • 1 t Baking Soda
  • 2 t Salt

Frosting

  • 1 Stick Salted Butter
  • 3 oz Cream Cheese
  • 1 lb Powdered Sugar
  • Zest of 1 whole orange
  • 1 T orange extract
  • 1 lemon
  • Fresh or dried cranberries

Steps

Cake Batter

  1. Preheat the oven to 350.
  2. Mix Lemon juice and milk and set aside .
  3. Pulse sugar & Zest in food processor. Set aside.
  4. In a mixer cream butter then add sugar and zest mixture.
  5. Add eggs one at a time until well incorporated.
  6. In a medium bowl, sift flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  7. Alternate between milk mixture and dry ingredients into creamed butter and sugar.
  8. Fold in vanilla and lemon extract.
  9. Pour into 2- 6” pans and 2-8” pans and bake for 25- 30 mins. Let cool, then frost and enjoy!

Frosting

  1. In a saucepan add orange extract, a few drops of lemon, and cranberries. Let simmer.
  2. Once mixture has simmered, strain and add orange zest. Set aside and let cool.
  3. In a mixing bowl add a stick of butter and cream cheese, cream together till smooth.
  4. Add Powdered sugar one cup at a time.
  5. Once powdered sugar is incorporated add orange zest mixture.
  6. Mix until smooth.