'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro Shares 8 Fantastic Holiday Cake Tips (PHOTOS)

Cake Boss Buddy Valastro

Who wouldn't want to be able to create a show-stopping holiday dessert to rival the mouth-watering masterpieces you see on TLC's hit show Cake Boss? If you're in need of some culinary inspiration and motivation this season, you're in luck. The 'boss' himself, Buddy Valastro, shared some of his secrets with fans Wednesday evening via a live online broadcast.

The master baker received some help in the kitchen from his adorable daughter, Sofia, and Carlo's Bakery's lead decorator, Gabrielle Parisi. 

If you're looking to mix things up a bit, why not consider one of the tricks that have turned Valastro and his famous famiglia into celebrities? 


Check out our slideshow (how cute is #4?) and then tell us: Are you ready to bake like the Cake Boss this season?

Image via Liz Alterman

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