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chocolate decadence #1: bourbon chocolate cake

BOURBON CHOCOLATE CAKE a good friend from NY sent me a scan from a weekly magazine. and this cake is just AMAZINGLY delicious! and it also works out if you prepare it with glutenfree/lactosefree products! here we go: this mousse-like cake...

i just finish a new course

I just had a class on cookies and how to decorate them with fondant and/or royal icing. It was like a demo class where the teacher tells us step by step what we should do and how to do it and we watch. The teacher gave us a paper with some...

HELP WANTED - The Ultimate Chocolate Mudcake Recipe #1: Looking for an Extra Special Chocolate Mud cake recipe

Hello All I’m new one here & I’ve been experimenting trying to find the perfect the ultimate chocolate mud cake recipe – does anyone have an extra special recipe that they would share? I’m looking for a dense but not heavy with a slightly...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #6: We can Bake It!

Dear Sugar Diary, Yes…we CAN! We CAN BAKE it! Cakes….cupcakes….pies….anything! I have often looked at a recipe and instantly categorized it as “too hard” or “too many steps”…..and then file it away for another day….then almost always kick...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #5: Anti Melt Down Recipe;)

Me…aka..Sugar Shey Dear Sugar Diary, Hi again! I have decided to share my most favorite cupcake ever…..EVER. Also..whenever that picture is at the top..from now on…it will be to let you know a recipe will be shared..ok? Ok. So ..today I am...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #4: 10 Caking Things I have Learned (the hard way) !

Dear Sugar Diary, There are things you don’t know when you get into caking. Things no one can prepare you for. So I have put together a list of the top 10 things I have learned the HARD way since I began caking…… 1) Everyone is NOT going to...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #3: Internet Cake Friendships

Dear Sugar Diary, Hey again! How is it going?? Things will be back to normal soon and I will blog more I promise! Thank you for still finding time to email me ! You all are always so encouraging and just awesome! I have been at my table making...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #2: SMALL ORDERS pave the way for BIG ORDERS!!

Dear Sugar Diary, So today on the agenda are 84 cupcakes and a cake. My kitchen will smell like heaven starting this afternoon. =) Orders Going Out 2/25/2012: 1- Peanut Butter/Chocolate Cupcakes(12) 2-Banana/Caramel Cupcakes(6) 3-Coca...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #1: TOP 5 THINGS THIS CAKER HAS HAD ASKED OR SAID TO HER:

Dear Sugar Diary: I am having a super late dinner….and thinking about the things I hear on a daily basis…some are genuine….some are insulting….some are just outrageous! So I will share my list : TOP 5 THINGS THIS CAKER HAS HAD ASKED OR SAID...

How to create perfect stiped fondant and chocolate

This a tutorial on using a pasta maker to create perfect horizontal stripes on fondant or modeling chocolate. 1. Take your chosen base colour of fondant or modelling chocolate and pass it several times through the pasta maker set to its...