(This product appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of Pastry Arts Magazine)
Kerekes (www.bakedeco.com), an excellent online source for cutting-edge pastry ingredients, equipment and recipes, has some great new Easter products available, including the following:
The MartellatoThermoformed-Plastic Chocolate Egg Mold (#20U3D05) allows you to create beautiful swirled chocolate eggs. The set includes five pieces – two molds of the front egg, two molds of the back egg, and one mold with two cavities for the standing plate, allowing you to make two complete eggs. The mold will create chocolate eggs that measure 4 ½ inches in diameter by 7 ¼ inches high, each with a weight of approximately 310 grams.
What would Easter be without big chocolate bunnies? Kerekes’s Big-Eared Rabbit is a two-piece polycarbonate chocolate mold that makes six solid rabbits that each measure 5 inches tall. Made in Europe of rigid, clear, polycarbonate plastic, this professional-grade mold features beautiful detail, and is exceptionally sturdy. Overall size of the mold is 11 by 7 inches.
Kerekes’s 12-inch Lamb Cake Mold will create an adorable 3D Easter cake and lots of holiday memories for your customers. This heavy-duty mold is made of durable cast aluminum in two pieces, and measures 12 inches front to back and 7 inches in height. Just fill it with your favorite pound cake recipe, bake and decorate.