There’s something so satisfying about piping icing and a rosette cake has loads of it. Is the cake half icing? Maybe. For my first attempt at an ombre rosette cake it could have turned out worse, but I think I could make it neater next time.
Hate it or love it? I know some people just don’t like marzipan but personally I think it’s delicious! If you don’t like store bought marzipan and haven’t tried homemade, I would recommend it. Homemade is less sweet, whilst some cheaper store bought versions can be too artificial tasting, with less real almonds and moreContinue reading “Marvelous Marzipan”
Sugar glass when smashed and cracked is great for making crystals on a geode cake or shards on a spooky cupcake, alternatively the glass can be directly poured and left as a sheet of glass for water or mirror designs. Not only is sugar glass a dynamic tool for decorating, but it’s tasty too, sinceContinue reading “Sugar Glass For Cake Decorating”
Lemon cupcakes brushed with a tart syrup to contrast the creamy raspberry buttercream. This combination of lemon with raspberry really does remind me of a raspberry lemonade in the summer.
It was recently my birthday and I went to see The Lion King The Musical. Yes it is as amazing as you dreamed! So obviously my birthday cake had to be Lion King themed, and yes I blew out the candle whilst the circle of life was playing.
If you want some sugar love all you need is cake pops, and maybe a bunch more biscuits, sweets and chocolate. It’s a bit late for Valentine’s Day now but I’m going to tell you about what I made for my Valentine (and half the office) anyway!
A love of cake runs in the family and today I have a special post from my big sister.
Is it a burger? Is it a macaron? All I know is it’s delicious! Macarons styled like mini burgers are the epitome of classy finger food. Where any macaron is the perfect addition to afternoon tea, shape them like a burger and suddenly you’ve gone up a level. Can it get even better? Yes, thisContinue reading “Gluten Free Burger Shaped Macarons”
Have you ever wanted to make your dessert look so hot it’s on fire? Don’t worry, now you can with an edible flame 🔥 If like me you actually would in all seriousness like that, then I have found a way to add a flame to your candle shaped cake or even just a cupcake.Continue reading “Edible Modelling Paste Flames”
In my humble opinion pine cones can basically be applied to anything and voila it’s festive. Even better if it’s also solid chocolate right? This year my Christmas bake off entry was surrounded by chocolate pine cones and modelling paste holly leaves, because everything in life should be edible 💖