Korean Minimalist Cake is all about letting the message of the cake speak like a hallmark card.
It’s Hallmark meets Cake.
With a Korean Minimalist Cake you let go of the idea of tons of extra fancy details. No piping tips or techniques, no borders or rose patterns. Smooth and flat with an unmistakable message.
Cake + Frosting + Decorations = Korean Minimalist Cake
Easter Bunny Cakes
Meet Korean Minimalist Cake
10 years ago, I would have balked at that. That was my younger, energetic, obnoxious self. Today, sign me up.
This cake is all about true minimalism. From the cake recipe to the glaze to the decorations. In other words – it’s easy!
Cute little pink bunny faces adorn this Korean Minimalist Cake to share the message of Spring and Easter.
Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe
For this recipe I used my ‘so easy a kid can make it chocolate cake’, and cut the recipe in half. I used ramekins for cake pans and made 4 individual cakes for each of my little munchkins. This recipe will make 4-6 cakes depending on how full you fill your ramekins.
The frosting is just as easy: a simple powdered sugar glaze made with water.
And the bunny faces are made with pre-made store bought frosting!
They are so cute, I just cannot get enough of them!
How to Make this Cake
Bunny Korean Minimalist Cakes for Easter
- ½ cup butter
- ½ cup water
- ⅛ cup cocoa powder
- 1 cup flour
- 1 cup sugar
- Pinch salt
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- ⅓ cup sour cream
- ½ teaspoon vanilla
- 1 egg
- 1 cup powdered sugar
- ¼ cup water scant
- 1 teaspoon butter
- Pink Frosting
- Black Frosting
- White Frosting
- Melt butter and on stove over medium heat, or in the microwave until melted
- Set aside
- In large bowl combine remaining ingredients
- Stir together as best you can
- When the mixture is too thick to keep stirring, pour melted butter and water over mixture
- Stir until smooth
- Pour into 4 or 6 greased ramekins
- Use 4 for thicker cakes, 6 for smaller cakes
- Bake at Fahrenheit 350° for 20 minutes
- Remove from oven and let cool completely
- Fit a long wire rack over a cookie sheet
- Place cakes on top of wire rack
- Cover each individual cake liberally with glaze until it has covered the surface and sides of each cake
- Allow 10 minutes for glaze to set
- Use pink frosting to pipe oblong triangles at the top of the cake and outline with white for ears
- Use black and white to create dots for eyes
- Use pink for a button bunny nose, and rosy cheeks
- Use black lines for a mouth and whiskers
- See video for how-to
Can I Use a Boxed Cake Mix?
The recipe included is almost as easy as a boxed cake mix, but first and foremost these cakes are all about spreading the message of Easter!
Do I Have to Use Chocolate Cake?
Not at all!
Chocolate is my favorite kind of cake, but you can use whatever your favorite cake is! Again, this recipe is all about sharing the message of Easter with a yummy cake to go with it!
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