Laurie MacDonald's
Monkey cake

  • Bake type: Cakes
  • Made in: Cranbrook
  • Skill level: Medium
  • Time taken: 3 hours

About this Bake

This is the monkey cake that I made for my friend Matt's birthday (he is spiritually a monkey). It is a chocolate genoise covered in Swiss meringue buttercream with a layer of chocolate ganache.

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