What are Novelty Cakes? A brief guide…

What are Novelty Cakes? What do they look like? There are so many different types and styles of cakes these days, it is sometimes difficult to know which are which….. So, what IS the meaning of ‘Novelty’? ” Novelty is the quality of being different, new, and unusual. ” https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/novelty From this, we can see that Novelty […]

Ordering a Wedding Cake: Do’s and Don’ts

Ordering a wedding cake should be an enjoyable experience – after all who doesn’t love thinking and talking about cake? But where do you start? Your wedding cake is one of the focal points of your wedding reception. Everyone wants to photograph it (guests as well as your official wedding photographer), so you want it […]

Baking perfect cakes: 6 Top Tips

There is no denying it – baking perfect cakes can be a tricky business! The perfect bake is a wonderful sight, but sometimes so hard to get right! Follow these 6 top tips, to make baking perfect cakes a walk in the park….. Top Tip 1 – Preparation Make sure your ingredients are at room […]

Great British Bake Off: is it fair for contestants?

The Great British Bake Off is due to hit our screens in a few days time, but does the show expect too much from the bakers? Are they just setting them up to fail with unrealistic tasks and not enough time to complete them? Let’s look back to 2010 where it all began with Season […]