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3 Ways to Restore, Recreate or Recycle a Failed Cake
3 Ways to Restore, Recreate or Recycle a Failed Cake
Sometimes a cake goes wrong, but that doesn't have to mean failure: our tips show you how to recover a cake mistake and make it taste even better....
A Baker's Guide
A Baker's Guide
Cake baking is not rock-cake science! But neither is it magic. The science of cake baking simply explained to help you understand why you do what you do....
All About Cake Ingredients
All About Cake Ingredients
For a good cake, you need to start off with good quality, fresh ingredients; what you choose will affect the finished product in taste, appearance and texture. Here is…...
Baking Ingredients to Subsitute
Baking Ingredients to Subsitute
Desperate to try a recipe but don't have all the right ingredients? Here are some handy tips for substitute ingredients that you could try....
Cake Baking and Decoration Books
Cake Baking and Decoration Books
Here is a list of our favourite cake making and decorating books for both beginners and experienced cake bakers. We've also included a couple of starting business…...
CakeOmeter: Convert Baking Tin Sizes
CakeOmeter: Convert Baking Tin Sizes
The online tool to use whenever you want to convert a cake recipe to fit a different tin size: the cake-o-meter!...
Cakes and Baking News/Blog
Cakes and Baking News/Blog
Our blog with comments and news items all about cakes and baking!...
CakeUlator: Cake Recipe Pricing Tool
CakeUlator: Cake Recipe Pricing Tool
Having trouble working out the costs of your cake making? Try our online cake pricing tool - the Cake U Lator!...
Famous Cake Bakers
Famous Cake Bakers
How did it all begin? The British have a long line of famous cake-bakers, and an equally long line of classic cake recipes. From the committed Isabella Beeton to the…...
History of Cake Baking
History of Cake Baking
The early Egyptians were the first skilled bakers but what they made wouldn’t be recognised as cake today, so how did cake baking, as we know it, come about?...
Measurements and Scaling
Measurements and Scaling
How to convert recipes if you have scales that only measure in metric and the recipe is in pounds and ounces. And what size is a cup?...
Portion Size and Fondant Covering Chart
Portion Size and Fondant Covering Chart
Portions and Fondant Covering at a Glance Have you ever wondered how many portions you can get from a 8" round, or what size of cake you need for 20 kids at a…...
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