The GanacheUlator+ – The Ultimate Cake Covering AppPosted 06/06/2013 by Rebecca Cannon
Have you ever wanted to know exactly how much buttercream, ganache or fondant you need to fill, coat or cover your cakes? Well now you will…
CakeBaker’s Latest App for iPhone and iPad, the GanacheUlator+, will tell you exactly how much you need for any size of round, square or rectangular cake!
Not only that, but the GanacheUlator+ also includes full recipes, methods and step-by-step tutorials for buttercream crumbcoating, ganache and fondant covering. You’ll also get a guide to torting your cake to get that perfect finish and portion cutting guides for all round and square cakes between 4 inches and 12 inches.
“Why has no one done one of these before?! It’s so simple to use yet probably one of the most useful apps for me as a cake maker. No more waste, no more guessing and the guides are brilliant!”
Accurate Fondant, Ganache and Buttercream Quantities in 3 Simple Steps
Working with either inches or centimetres, the GanacheUlator+ will give you accurate quantities in 3 easy steps. Simply enter:
- Your cake’s shape: Round, Square or Rectangular
- The dimensions: diameter (for round) or length/width (for square/rectangle) and then the height
- Number of fill layers
That’s all you need to do…then just click ‘GanacheUlate’ and let the GanacheUlator+ do the calculations.
Once you’ve ‘GanacheUlated’…the GanacheUlator+ works out and shows you how much buttercream, chocolate ganache and fondant you need and gives you the perfect recipe – just the right amount so never again will you run short or make enough to feed the whole street… we’ve all been there!
Step-by-Step… Crumbcoat, Tort and Ganache Guides
What’s more by clicking on our tutorials the GanacheUlator+ will guide you through in illustrated, easy to follow steps, showing you how to level (tort) your cooled cakes, fill and crumb coat OR fill and cover in chocolate ganache. The choice is yours.
Illustrated Fondant Covering Guide
After crumbcoating you’ll probably want to cover your cake in fondant, The GanacheUlator+ will already have told you exactly how much fondant you will need and by clicking on the ‘tutorial’ option you’ll be able to follow our illustrated step-by-step guide and cover your cakes like a professional.
“I tried this for the buttercream and fondant amounts – and it’s perfect. I really have to mention the tutorials too, I never managed to get a smooth finish or a flat cake until I followed the crumbcoat, torting and fondant guides in this app. Thanks for such a nifty little tool cakebaker! “
Portion Cutting Guide
Once your masterpiece is finished and the washing-up is put away you can use our portion guide to cut your cake for the exact number of people it will feed… or not…
So go on and get your very own GanacheUlator+ today!
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