I am making a chess-themed cake for my nephew. I love the idea of making the chess pieces out of chocolate, but I have never worked with chocolate before. The cake is due at the end of June, so I have time to experiment.
It will be a 3-tier round cake with chess pieces decorating the tiers and I wanted to put some chocolate chess squares on the top edges of the tiers (they will overhang).
There are so many types of molds (silicone, polycarbonate,...