VIRTUAL BAKING: Knotty Pine Buttered Almond Cupcakes

VIRTUAL BAKING: Knotty Pine Buttered Almond Cupcakes

  • $80.00
    Unit price per 

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The Knotty Pine Restaurant was an institution in this area for many years. If you know it, you will remember the mile-high cakes they were famous for especially their Buttered Almond Cake. Today we are joined professional cake decorator Lori Dale as she teaches you how to make the famous Knotty Pine Butter Almond Cake in cupcake form. In today's class, you will make 12 white cupcakes, then you'll learn how to create a special custard filling (demo) and finally you will create a batch of buttered almond frosting for dipping and decorating the cupcakes. Lori will show you how to fill your cupcakes with the custard as well as decorating with toasted almonds for a pretty finish to this delicious vintage dessert treat. (This class is ideal for bakers of any age, but kids younger than 10 will need supervision)

MENU: White Spongecake Cupcakes, Buttered Almond Frosting, Custard Filling

FOOD KIT: Food kit includes ingredients for 12 cupcakes, buttered almond frosting and 1 batch of pre-made custard, 12 muffin liners, 1 disposable piping bag, toasted almonds and maraschino cherries. (Sorry we cannot offer shipping)

CLASS TYPE: Cook-Along

EQUIPMENT NEEDED: To make and bake your own cupcakes you will require a stand/hand mixer, apple corer, small straight spatula, muffin pan, piping tips, or 1 large round piping tip (#804 or #806), muffin scoop

INSTRUCTOR: Lori Dale (thecaketutor)  has been decorating cakes professionally for over 30 years. She formerly ran her own business in uptown Waterloo called The Cake Tutors where she taught cake and cookie decorating lessons. She continues to teach private lessons and sell custom order cakes from her home studio in Kitchener.


  • All classes delivered using the Zoom platform
  • Price is 1 device per household
  • Classes are fully interactive and cook-along style
  • Class length is 1 1/2 to 2 hours
  • 1 week prior to the class you will receive:
    • Class ID Number/URL
    • Recipe Package
    • Shopping List
    • Equipment List