I've been trying to keep Wednesdays as "Cake Day" but it seems appropriate to post this one today.
A coworker (back in 97) asked me to make a birthday cake for her husband, who was, clearly, a huge Patriots fan. The cake was chocolate, and the frosting was made with peanutbutter. I used royal icing for the "artwork."
I have a little note to myself on the index card that accompanies this picture: "Note to me...peanutbutter frosting has to be refrigerated - it is heavy - pulls cake while being applied and droops. Fine between layers, but not very aesthetically pleasing on outer layer."
Here it is: