Mirror glaze cakes are simply cakes decorated by applying mirror glazes on some parts or the entire body of the cake. Mirror glazes can be used to cover the top and the sides of cakes , where creams and mousses are prevalent. Covering a cake with a shiny glaze makes it instantaneously chic, profess
Mirror Glaze Recipe. Heat the sugar, water and golden syrup in a small saucepan. Allow to boil for a minute or two, then remove from the heat and whisk in the cocoa powder. Whisk in the cream, then return to a medium heat for a minute, stirring constantly. Remove from the heat. Add softened gelatin and stir until dissolved.