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How to make chocolate curls

How to make chocolate curls

Chocolate curls add an extra layer of indulgence to your baked creations. They look impressive, but as super easy to do if you have the right tools. Here's our step- by- step guide to show you how it's done.

Cupcake Decorating

Cupcake Decorating

When it comes to decorating cupcakes, you are truly only limited by your imagination!There's so much fun to be had, and so many different ways you can add that extra special finishing touch to your cupcakes. Here's our favourite quick & easy tips to add some extra pizazz.

How to Decorate Easter Eggs

How to Decorate Easter Eggs

Decorated Eggs are a beautiful addition to the dining table at Easter time, and they as so easy to make that even the kids can get involved! There are so many different techniques to use, it's really only limited by your imagination! If you're just starting out, here's our quick and easy guide.

The quick and easy guide to frosting

The quick and easy guide to frosting

Fondant? Royal Icing? Frosting? Ganache? What on earth do all of these mean? Our quick and easy guide to all the different types of cake frostings will give you all the answers you're looking for.

What does sifting flour do?

What does sifting flour do?

You may have noticed that often recipes will ask for you to sift your flour, but how many of us really understand what sifting flour actually does? Find out why in this article, and you'll be baking better cakes in no time.

Buttercream & Frostings

Buttercream & Frostings

It’s impossible to have cakes or cupcakes without some form of Buttercream or Frosting…pardon the pun, it truly does provide the icing on the cake!!

How to bake the perfect cupcake

How to bake the perfect cupcake

by Deborah Hopley

Follow these tips to bake perfect cupcakes, every time!

5 tips to stop your Cake sinking

5 tips to stop your Cake sinking

5 tips to avoid your cakes sinking in the middle

Freezing cakes

Freezing cakes

We often get asked many questions on freezing cakes ahead of time, so here are our top tips.

Isomalt Gems

Isomalt Gems

If you’re not familiar with Isomalt, you’re probably not alone. Isomalt is a sugar substitute and a sugar alcohol made from beets.

Chocolate curls

Chocolate curls

Chocolate curls look very professional and add a special touch to your cakes, and are so easy to make with the Cake Boss bench scraper.