Posts Tagged ‘Food’



Make These Clone Trooper Desserts!

Bonnie Burton | June 22, 2011

Nothing tastes better than clone trooper helmet… if you know how to make it with the right ingredients! Dot shows off how she made these yummy clone trooper candy pops and cupcakes on Instructables.com!

These Clone Trooper Candy Pops are made using Rolo candies and marshmallow fondant!

Dot says about her Clone Trooper Cupcakes:

For The Clone Wars birthday party, we came up with the idea for upside down clone trooper helmet cupcakes. These cupcakes were the hit of the party with the five-year-old boy set!

They are not only impressive looking, they are also tasty. The marshmallow fondant on the outside actually tastes like marshmallows, not not regular, mediocre tasting fondant.

These cupcakes could easily also be adapted to be stormtroopers rather than clone troopers, if your Star Wars fan is more old school. Simple change the pattern on the cupcake!

May the dessert be with you!

Ugly Drum Smoker R2-BQ

StarWars.com Team | May 13, 2011

Can Artoo cook, or can he?

Rebelscum.com and TheForce.net webmaster Philip Wise is drumming up excitement for summer barbeques this year with his newest Star Wars-inspired creation, R2-BQ.

Called an “ugly drum smoker”, this barrel-style barbeque is all the rage in the bbq smoking world. Need proof? Check out the 500-plus-page forum currently thriving on the subject over at bbq-brethren.com.

Check out more pix of R2-BQ here.

Star Wars Cookie Roundup!

Bonnie Burton | February 22, 2011


Sweet Sugar Belle makes some amazing Star Wars cookies that could make even the pickiest Wookiee happy! Check out some of the cookies below.



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SOURCE: Between the Pages Blog

Darth Egg Salad Sandwich!

Bonnie Burton | February 11, 2011

Eggs, mayo, mustard, relish, hot sauce and celery make this egg salad sandwich by JustJennRecipes.com extra tasty. Jenn uses the Darth Vader cookie cutters on toasted King’s Hawaiian sweet bread as the finishing touch.

The Dark Side…of Egg Salad (via JustJennRecipes.com)

Han Solo in ChocoBaconite!

Bonnie Burton | February 7, 2011

What do you call an awesome treat made from chocolate, peanut butter & bacon that happens to be molded in the shape of Han Solo trapped in Carbonite? Ham Solo in CandyBaronite!

Read more about this geektastic concoction here:
Ham Solo in CandyBaronite by booturtle

R2-D2 Swamp Cake!

Bonnie Burton | January 31, 2011


(cake made by Mannuli)Star Wars fans are not only talented filmmakers, costume makers, robot builders, and craftsters — they’re amazing bakers. Here’s one of our favorite cakes this week – R2-D2 Dagobah Cake!

Death Star Birthday Cake

Bonnie Burton | January 3, 2011

I don’t know how we missed blogging this awesome cake from last November, but here it is in all its Death Star glory. The attention to detail is most impressive!

The cake was made by Cakeadelic — a home-based cake making business in Berkshire, UK that specializes in wedding cakes & cupcakes. Cake Designer Fiona, created the first Death Star for her 4 year old son, and since displaying it on her website says that its more often 40-year-olds who ask for it!

Read more about the cake here:
World’s Greatest Death Star Cake – via Between the Pages blog

Yoda Christmas Cake

Bonnie Burton | December 20, 2010

Check out this awesome Force-tastic Star Wars Christmas cake made by Tara from Cloud Nine Confections in North Vancouver, BC.

My favorite thing about this cake is Yoda. In Star Wars, Yoda is always shown as being very old. I love the image of Yoda as a kid, standing by his Christmas Tree, waiting impatiently for Santa Claus. I almost feel sorry for Santa! He better give Yoda everything he asked for or Yoda has a present (aka his lightsaber) ready for Santa.

Read more about this awesome cake here:
Between the Edges

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SOURCE: TheForce.Net

Clone Wars Cupcakes!

Bonnie Burton | November 29, 2010

Check out these awesome Clone Wars cupcakes made by A Baked Creation blogger and baker Sylvia.

So, I learned something new this week. We were asked to make some Clone Wars cupcakes and really, this is what I knew about Star Wars beforehand:
There is a dark side and a not so dark side.
Having the force be with you is a good thing.
I knew that Luke’s father is Darth Vader, psht! Come on!
Yoda kicks ass and is a wise green little fellow.
I like saying the word Padawan. Padawan! Padawan!
Stormtroopers are bad!
Lightsabers look cool.
All of this happens in a galaxy far, far away.
*Smiles*

You can tell I pay a lot of attention when Howard talks about Star Wars. Which he tried to explain to me all over again when I was doing the dishes (I’m trapped!). Well, luckily he does know a thing or two about Star Wars and was a tremendous help on making these Clone Wars cupcakes with me.

Read more about the cupcakes here:
Clone Wars Cupcakes

Follow Sylvia to see her other cool cupcake creations on Twitter.

Let Them Eat Vader Cake!

Bonnie Burton | November 22, 2010

A 3 kg chocolate Darth Vader cake from Kiev, Ukraine, for my 23rd birthday on 11.16.2010! – İlkercan Kandur

Check out more awesome Star Wars cakes in our Flickr album here:
Star Wars Edibles