baby grand piano cake - Confection Bakery sets world
KALAMAZOO, Mich., USA -- Workers from Confection
Bakery (owner Giti Henri) made a 300 lbs. cake
to look like a baby grand piano, using 200 lbs. of sugar,
17 lbs. of shortening, and ten pounds of icing and 183 hours
of labor , setting the world record for the Largest
baby grand piano cake. Photo: Brian Hill, general manager of
the CityScape event center, arranges the display around the
largest baby-grand-piano cake made by the bakery Confection.
Photo by Mark Bugnaski / Kalamazoo Gazette (enlarge
Workers from Confection
Bakery spent part of the morning hauling the 300 lbs.
cake across the Kalamazoo Mall. Once in place in the upstairs
lobby of CityScape, the cake could be smelled from 30 feet
baby grand piano cake in the world was transported
in pieces that weighed a total of about 300 pounds, including
wooden legs and base and sculpted Styrofoam to support the
cake. About 125 pounds was chocolate cake, and the main section
was moved on a piano dolly.
have a baby grand piano that is in their lobby that is just
gorgeous, and we wanted to emulate that and tie in some of
the logo elements to their brochure and their website of the
cake design," says Giti Henri, owner of the Confection
"That's what we did, and that's how we ended
up with a cake that's four feet wide, by six feet long, and
five feet high."