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Fragrant Grapefruit Drizzle Cake

If you are expecting this cake to taste like a lemon drizzle cake, warning- you will be disappointed!! It is much more delicate in flavour and very fragrant. Perfect for a summery tea party, or more likely to accompany a cup of tea, indoors when it is raining outside! I have been a lover of… Continue reading Fragrant Grapefruit Drizzle Cake

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Cake Decorating Course: Week 6 – The Final Masterpiece

After a half term hiatus, I’m back in the classroom for the final day of my course. This is what we have been building towards since the very beginning – designing and decorating a cake! I’d been thinking about my design for a while now and I decided to settle on something simple but effective.… Continue reading Cake Decorating Course: Week 6 – The Final Masterpiece

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Cake Decorating Course: Week 4

This week we are doing unwired flowers (YAY), this is the day I have been waiting for! We choose colours for our paste and I very unimaginatively chose pink and white (at this point I am slightly worried that if I don’t choose a classic rose colour no one will know what it is, so… Continue reading Cake Decorating Course: Week 4

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Cake Decorating Course: Week 3

Week 3 is all about royal icing! My equipment finally turned up and I came fully prepared with the piping nozzles I needed! We learned how to make royal icing and how to make our own piping bags out of baking paper, which will be really handy considering how expensive they are to buy in… Continue reading Cake Decorating Course: Week 3