Our Wedding Cake

wedding cake

I did it. I made our wedding cake! It is THE BIGGEST cake I have ever baked. EVER. I mean, the stacked wedding cake very nearly didn’t fit in the fridge. That right there is: 2x 12 inch layers of chocolate sponge with lashing of Nutella sandwiched between it and 2x 10 inch layers, 2x […]

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Sugar Flower Making Course – Part 2

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Class two of my sugar craft flowers course was mostly finishing off our roses. (Class one can be found here) I spent as much time as I could with my head burrowed down, furiously thinning and curls the petals to get them looking as “natural” as I could muster. We made closed bud roses, half […]

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Sugar Flower Making Course – Part 1

Sugar Flower Making Course part 1_1

I have enrolled on my first baking-related course! Sugar flower making to be exact. Told you I was looking to up my cake-finishing game! (here) Class one was learning the basic techniques when working with sugar paste and getting used to sugar craft tools, which are much finer and more delicate than cake spatulas and […]

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