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Assembling a Wedding Cake
Assembling a Wedding Cake
Making a wedding cake can be daunting, but there are tips and tricks that make assembling such a cake much easier....
Bake Perfect Meringues
Bake Perfect Meringues
How to bake perfect meringues. It's easy with our recipes for individual meringues as well as pavlova and baked Alaska. We even have a recipe for fool-proof microwave…...
Birthday Cakes: Adults
Birthday Cakes: Adults
Retro chic or racy cheek? Whoever they are and whatever floats their boat, you’ll find a birthday cake for them here....
Birthday Cakes: Animals
Birthday Cakes: Animals
Don’t worry: even novice cake bakers can put together an impressive cake - all it takes is a quick shopping trip. If you need inspiration, look no further. From a…...
Birthday Cakes: Characters
Birthday Cakes: Characters
Whether your children are hooked on Dora, Kipper, Thomas, Bob the Builder or Bratz, a birthday cake featuring their cartoon heroes is a brilliant birthday gift! Here…...
Birthday Cakes: Fantasy
Birthday Cakes: Fantasy
How do you fancy making a fantasy fairy castle, or an impressive Pirates of the Caribbean ship? If your children are expecting great things this year, don’t fret - it…...
Croquembouche: Step by Step Guide
Croquembouche is a classic French patisserie that never fails to impress. Not only does it look amazing but it tastes amazing too! Our guide to making your own…...
Easter Cakes and Bakes
Easter Cakes and Bakes
This Easter, get the children involved in all the traditional baking rituals. From hot cross bunnies to mars-bar nests, here are our ideas for a happy Easter holiday!...
How to Make a Cupcake Bouquet
How to Make a Cupcake Bouquet
A cupcake bouquet makes a refreshing (and tasty) change to a standard floral bouquet. If you're looking for a new way to present your cupcakes, why not give this a…...
Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes
Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes
Ice cream cone cupcakes are sure to impress the kids and we think they're adaptable for adults too. They're not hard to make with our easy to follow recipe and tips....
Jubilee Baking: Empire Cake
Jubilee Baking: Empire Cake
Boiled fruit cakes are delicious, nutritious and moist, and can be made as little as 24 hours before they are cut, so they are ideal if you've forgotten to make a…...
Make a Layered Cake
Make a Layered Cake
We’ve recipes for a rich chocolate layered cake, a coffee and walnut layer cake and a frosted coffee layered cake, with a Genoese sponge base....
Making and Decorating Cake Pops for Adults
Making and Decorating Cake Pops for Adults
Cake pops aren't just for little kids - and our adult themed recipe will be a hit with the grown-ups too!...
Making and Decorating Cake Pops for Kids
Making and Decorating Cake Pops for Kids
Cake pops are a delicious morsel that children love. They make a perfect 'take home' goody bag cake too....
Making Millionaire's Shortbread
Making Millionaire's Shortbread
We've a selection of recipes for millionaire shortbread, each one slightly different but each one having a shortbread base, topped with sticky caramel and smooth…...
New Year and Hogmany Cupcakes
New Year and Hogmany Cupcakes
These delicious cupcakes are bound to win you many compliments at New Year parties....
Occasion Cakes From Around The World Part 1
Occasion Cakes From Around The World Part 1
Britain has a rich cake-making history, but there’s sweet-tasting treasure to be found elsewhere too. Consider a spicy Stollen with its gooey marzipan layer or the…...
Occasion Cakes From Around The World Part 2
Occasion Cakes From Around The World Part 2
In our continuing worldwide search for occasion cakes, we're travelling from Germany to the Southern United States for Black Forest Gateau and Red Velvet Cake....
Picnic and Lunchbox Cakes
Picnic and Lunchbox Cakes
A lunchbox or picnic isn’t complete without a sweet treat to finish it off and we have several that will please all ages....
Pull Apart Cake
Pull Apart Cake
Pull-apart cupcake cakes look complicated but are easy to create. They offer unlimited possibilites to demonstrate creativity and can give both children and adults a…...
Specialist and Novelty Cakes - The Low Down
Specialist and Novelty Cakes - The Low Down
Specailist cakes are a work of art that display the bakers skill and talent to the full! We take a look at the latest baking trends and the skill behind them....
Strawberry and Mascarpone Layer Cake
Strawberry and Mascarpone Layer Cake
An impressive centrepiece for the table that will bring out the summer fete in you....
Wedding Cakes
Wedding Cakes
Once you’ve mastered any of our Perfect Cakes, you’ve got the basis for a beautiful wedding cake. No, you don’t have to be a sugarcraft expert, and no, you don’t have…...
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