Gluten Free Almond Rainbow Cupcakes (Vegan Option)

A burst of colour, inside and out. These gluten free cupcakes are sure to jazz up your day or night. With just a hint of almond, they have a classic flavour with a springy touch.I didn’t make mine vegan as I find they rise better with egg in, but they will work vegan. I’ve putContinue reading “Gluten Free Almond Rainbow Cupcakes (Vegan Option)”

Gluten Free Chocolate Orange Betta Cake

Back in December it was my boyfriend’s birthday, when I asked what he wanted for his cake he just said “our fish”. So I dutifully made him a Fajita the Betta cake. Fajita sadly passed away a little while ago, so in loving memory of him here is how you can make your very ownContinue reading “Gluten Free Chocolate Orange Betta Cake”

Gluten Free Vegan Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Hello chocolate. You won’t even notice these cookies are missing gluten and dairy with all the indulgent dark chocolate in them. I’ve tried making a number of biscuit recipes gluten and dairy free, but I find the most successful ones have something that helps hold them together. For instance peanut butter works well, or inContinue reading “Gluten Free Vegan Double Chocolate Chip Cookies”

How To Pipe A Two-Toned Rose Cupcake

If you’ve ever wondered how you can pipe with multiple colours, this is how you can do exactly that. Even better you can do it without using anything fancier than you would to pipe a rose or whatever shape you have a piping tip for. You can also use this method to pipe multiple colours,Continue reading “How To Pipe A Two-Toned Rose Cupcake”

Chocolate Orange Gluten Free Vegan Cupcakes

For a simple cupcake that tastes great and looks like you put more effort in than you did, these chocolate orange swirl cupcakes have got your back. I find this chocolate cake recipe always works really well even when it’s vegan as well as gluten free. All I did was add a bit of orangeContinue reading “Chocolate Orange Gluten Free Vegan Cupcakes”

Marvelous Marzipan

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 For Cake Decorating

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”