This miniature panettone in dolls house scale is a close representation of the panettone found as a favorite sweet at Christmas in Italian and South American households. Real panettone is a light fruit loaf with raisins, peel and lemon zest, the recipe for the real Panettone Alla Milanese by Kyle Phillips, is posted on Italian Food at About.com
This dolls house scale panettone is made from polymer clay, and uses a few basic techniques useful for making any type of fruit or plain loaves. Panettones, and their close relatives, pandoros, are made in a range of different shapes for various Italian celebrations.
This is an easy project for a beginner new to working with polymer clay. If you are just beginning to work with polymer clays, read the safe handling instructions for polymer clay before you start work on this project.