White chocolate yule log recipes

Christmas Yule log/ Buche de Noel

Christmas Yule log/ Buche de Noel

Separate the egg yolks and whites in a separate bowl. This is basically a tree trunk shaped cake generally made like a swiss roll manner and iced with chocolate to resemble a cut tree trunk and the end of the cake cut off and kept at the side or top to resemble a chopped off branch
Black Forest Yule Log

Black Forest Yule Log

Add approximately a third of the egg whites to the chocolatey mixture at a time, mixing gently, maintaining as much air as your can until all the egg whites are mixed in
Chocolate Hedgehog with Vanilla Cake Centre – Baking with Kids

Chocolate Hedgehog with Vanilla Cake Centre – Baking with Kids

For other autumn (& winter) themed bakes visit our Chocolate & Orange Yule Log or Zebra Cake recipe. It was my younger one’s birthday and she requested new bike and a day out instead of the party… and then the hedgehog cake with chocolate sticks for dessert
Chocolate & Lime Swiss Roll: GBBO Season Five Begins!

Chocolate & Lime Swiss Roll: GBBO Season Five Begins!

Separate one egg and weigh the white of it. I've made a simple Swiss Roll before filled with jam, and also a Buche De Noel (Yule Log) so the method was not new to me, but I got quite nervous about the filling and getting the stripes neat
Mincemeat Christmas Pudding Cake

Mincemeat Christmas Pudding Cake

For the chocolate lovers there is a thick slathering of white chocolate ganache instead of the traditional brandy icing used on Christmas pudding
Woolly Yoshi Birthday Cake and #BakeOfTheWeek

Woolly Yoshi Birthday Cake and #BakeOfTheWeek

I know that using sugarpaste/fondant would have been easier, however after I mastered white chocolate buttercream for a yule log a couple of years ago, he is no longer interested in sugarpaste (the previous icing of choice) and now prefers buttercream
Christmas Cake decorations - Clay Forest

Christmas Cake decorations - Clay Forest

maybe next year I should make a choc cake with white chocolate icing. We tend to go large for the christmas lunch, then early evening, round it off with a nibble on the left overs and a slab of chocolate log
Hotel Chocolat Christmas Giveaway

Hotel Chocolat Christmas Giveaway

This means a smaller portion will satisfy a chocolate craving. CHRISTMAS YULE LOG. Any automated entries or those who have claimed they have made the mandatory blog post comment and really haven’t will be disqualified
Red Velvet Cake – #ICakeYou with Betty Crocker

Red Velvet Cake – #ICakeYou with Betty Crocker

It’s usually a deep red colour and generally iced with white buttercream. Research into what a classic Red Velvet cake should taste like suggested some kind of chocolate cake, which was not what I’d expected