McGoo U Online: October 2016

McGoo U: October 2016
This month we explore Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead at McGoo U! We bake up some ofrendas that would please any visiting soul: a sugar skull, papel picado, and bright chrysanthemums.

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Mixing It Up: October 2016
Get to know Mike Tamplin of Semi-Sweet Mike: what he does in real life, what creative endeavors he is baking up, and... how good is his palate in a blind taste test!

Expert Lab: October 2016
Visiting expert Mike Tamplin shows us his wickedly awesome design perfect for Halloween in the Expert Laboratory. mwah ha ha. He shares great ideas about design and how the magic is all in the details.

Smart Cookie: October 2016
A quick marigold variation to add to your Day of the Dead cookie set.

After School: October 2016
Hungry Games: Cesar Flickerman and Effie Trinkett introduce this year's Hungry Games tributes and discuss their odds of survival. Guest Cookiers: Maryann Rollins: The Cookie Artisan, Georganne Bell: LilaLoa, Mike Tamplin: Semi-Sweet Mike, and Chris Taylor: Flour Sugar Butter.

Extra Frosting: October 2016
There is always some frosting left over after a cookie project. Don't let it go to waste! This is the time to practice a technique or try something new. Earn a little extra credit and use up that extra frosting! All extra frosting segments are created spur of the moment, with no planning or designing, using the actual extra frosting leftover from McGoo U classes.