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Lady Gaga Cake Pops

Posted by on Oct 31, 2011 in Cake, Cake Truffles & Pops, Slider | 5 comments

Lady Gaga Cake Pops

I have finally made some decent looking cake pops! I think have some patience with them has finally paid off. Here Cake Lady Gaga is modelling a bubble dress and glittery sun glasses.

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Pumpkin Streusel Coffee Cake & Union Roasted Coffee

Posted by on Oct 3, 2011 in Cake | 5 comments

Pumpkin Streusel Coffee Cake

I was very lucky and was invited to a coffee roasting demonstration by Union Coffee at their roastery in East London. I didn’t know anything about coffee so I was excited to learn about the roasting process and get some coffee tasting tips from the experts that work there. Click here to see all my photos from the day.

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Chocolate & Salted Caramel Layer Cake

Posted by on Sep 16, 2011 in Cake | 13 comments

Salted Caramel Mini Layer Cake

This is my first epic layer cake. I’ve made layer cakes before but this is the first one that came out not lopsided and really sleek looking. It’s made of  four six inch layers instead of the traditional eight inches. It’s super cute since it’s nearly a mini layer cake!

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Kenwood Masterclass & Pumpkin Spice Loaf

Posted by on Sep 13, 2011 in Cake, Other | 10 comments

I was lucky to be invited to a Kenwood Masterclass last week at the amazing L’atelier Des Chefs Cookery school in London lead by Kenwood development chef Martin Johns. To see all the photos I took on the evening click here.

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Double Chocolate Loaf Cake

Posted by on Sep 6, 2011 in Cake, Chocolate | 13 comments

Double Chocolate Loaf Cake

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I spent the last bank holiday before Christmas in Bournemouth visiting my in laws. On the last day we had a giant BBQ and my father in law rotisseried two chickens, grilled sausages and my mother in law made loads of side dishes.

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Pecan Praline Bundt Cake

Posted by on Aug 11, 2011 in Cake | 8 comments

Pecan Praline Bundt Cake

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I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the bundt cake I had when I went to Arizona at Nothing Bundt Cakes. I decided to have a go at making my own praline pecan bundt cake since the one I had was so amazing.

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