June 23, 2024

Michelle Scurio seems on Foods Network’s Holiday Wars

BROCKTON — Brockton native Michelle Scurio will be competing with other “ho-ho-holiday break fanatics experiencing off for a chance at the $25,000 prize” on season 4 of the Foodstuff Network’s “Holiday Wars,” a holiday-themed baking and cake-decorating opposition clearly show.

Through the level of competition reality show, “teams of cake masters and sugar artists face off in jolly battles to generate brain-blowing, fantastical holiday displays that are as festive as they are delectable,” according to the Food stuff Network web-site.

Scurio, the founder and proprietor of Cake Monstah in Weymouth, results in luxury marriage ceremony cakes and personalized-sculpted theme cakes, which includes “realism cakes.”

Realism cakes are cakes in the condition of every day objects that glance so lifelike, they could possibly just idiot your eyes.

Scurio has whipped up these delectable optical illusions in the form of every thing from a Converse sneaker, to a 3D sculpted fish to Sauron from Lord of the Rings.

Brockton native Michelle Scurio competes on season 4 of the Food Network’s “Holiday Wars,” a holiday-themed baking and cake decorating competition show.

And if she takes place to offer you you a plate loaded with a juicy cheeseburger and fries, she may just be handing you dessert. Her sensible “cheeseburger” is truly a sweet development of fluffy white cake and fondant, and individuals “fries” are none other than rice cereal treats garnished with a dollop of “ketchup” designed from a lot more delicious hand-sculpted fondant.

Scurio mentioned her individual beloved confectionary development is a Harry Potter “Monster E-book of Monsters,” entire with a minor green sculpted dragon perched on top rated and fleshy gums and spikey fangs guarding the creamy, scrumptious contents — manufactured all the much more pleasurable to dig into by its forbidding exterior.

Brockton native Michelle Scurio of Cake Monstah in Weymouth created this Harry Potter-themed cake,  “The Monster book of Monsters.”

Scurio, who grew up on the north aspect of Brockton in the vicinity of the Lithuanian Village, attended Brockton educational facilities, graduating from Brockton Significant Faculty in 2010.

“I was lifted by a single mother who worked quite tough to give me any option at the daily life I have now,” she mentioned of her mother Diane Scurio, who nevertheless lives in Brockton. “My mother has spent the earlier 30 years of my lifestyle rallying powering me with help.”