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Pavlova

by Charity Posted 7th Mar 2017 at 11:08 PM - Updated 8th Mar 2017 at 2:15 AM by Charity
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A Down Under dessert that most people here probably haven't even heard of. XD

"Pavlova is a meringue-based dessert named after the Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova. It is a meringue dessert with a crisp crust and soft, light inside, usually topped with fruit and whipped cream." 'Wikipedia'



I used the layer cake as a base, so it needs the same cooking skill level (6) etc. I used some of the textures with permission from lientebollemeis' Bresilienne Cake here at MTS or at her website. Thank you!



I used the fruit meshes from 4w25's dessert series to decorate the top.

Strawberries
Blueberries
Kiwifruit

She seems to have removed all her download links from MTS, but they're still available here.



Finally, I used some of exnem's textures from his cheesecake for the inside.

Both exnem and 4w25 seem to have retired from making Sim content and I couldn't contact them for permission, so I'm prepared to take the pavlova down if they object to the use of their meshes/textures.



It has a high polygon count due to the fruit pieces on top.

Polygon Count:

Slice = 805
Whole Cake = 4770

Thanks to:

lientebollemeis
4w25
exnem

Additional Credits:
For help on the forums regarding screenshots:

Zena-Dew-Drop
maxon
joandsarah77
gummilutt
gdayars
Rosebine
RoxEllen1965
Tags: #pavlova, #food, #dessert, #cake

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Mad Poster
#26 Old 22nd Oct 2017 at 12:01 AM
I FIXED IT!!! And at this point, I'd argue it doesn't actually require OFB at all! I was going through adding sub-menus to various foods and figured if I stuck this one in my newly-created "cakes" sub-menu, then at least I'd know which "Layer Cake" was the custom one (ie this one, since it'd be in the sub-menu). But the sub-menu on this food was being stubborn, much like the sub-menus on a lot of the foods I was attempting to sub-menu. And it turns out UK English was the issue! This cake was still listed as "Layer Cake" in the English UK strings, which were the ones I had to edit in order to make the sub-menus work for the "stubborn" foods, so I changed the "Layer Cake" there to say "Pavlova," and now not only does it show up in the sub-menu with the rest of my custom cakes, but it shows up as "Pavlova"!!! This food is now 100% working in my game, literally ever single aspect from fridge menus to ease of fulfilling "learn how to make..." wants.
Mad Poster
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#27 Old 22nd Oct 2017 at 4:11 PM
That's helpful to know. Glad you got it fixed.
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2nd Dec 2017 at 1:14 AM Last edited by 4w25 : 2nd Feb 2019 at 10:16 PM.
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Mad Poster
Original Poster
#28 Old 2nd Dec 2017 at 2:59 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by 4w25
Wow, part of my work... I would never believe those are my fruits
Thanks for the link to my blog


Thanks for making such great fruit meshes!
Forum Resident
THANKS POST
#29 Old 5th Jan 2018 at 11:05 PM
Beautiful dessert! Thank you
Theorist
THANKS POST
#30 Old 11th Apr 2018 at 10:39 PM
My sims are going to love this. Thank you
Test Subject
#31 Old 22nd Aug 2021 at 9:09 AM
A pavlova really, really should NOT be steaming. It's a cake sized meringue with whipped cream and fruit topping, none of which ought to be hot enough to steam. Frankly, I'm terrifed.
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