Latest trend of ‘Galaxy Cake’

maxresdefaultA new food trend in which people are uploading pictures of cakes with galaxy-inspired designs.

How it started:

Professional baker Heather Baird was inspired by a picture book about the Hubble Space Telescope, and she created her Black Velvet Nebula Cake. After that, loads of people on social media have been uploading their own versions of galaxy cakes.

How it’s done:

The insides of these cakes are generally in black velvet. The outsides are covered in fondant, which is then covered in food dyes using a sea sponge, a fine-point brush, parchment paper and anything else you want to use to paint it.