I made this for my car crazy nephew who turned four recently. He also loves Cadbury’s Gems, and Cadbury’s Shots, so I decided to combine his love for the two into a Race car cake – with a surprise inside!
I made this cake for a friend’s birthday, and it was cut pretty much immediately. I took the photograph from my mobile phone, after a few shots of vodka – which explains why it looks too bright and is so strangely composed. This was a layering of two cakes – one chocolate and one vanilla, […]
Recipe for a faux royal icing, when you don’t have much time, or don’t want to use eggs. Royal icing traditionally uses egg white, icing sugar and lemon juice to create a thick frosting that becomes hard on drying. The white frosting base on each cake is royal icing. And the frosting on these cakes […]
This is actually the most popular pin on my ‘Recipes’ board, so I thought I’d give it a whirl and see how easy it was to actually DO. See how self sacrificing I am? Doing the difficult things so you, my readers, don’t have to. Because of course it was oh-so difficult to make a […]