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Gumpaste Tulip Tutorial

Here is a tutorial on how to make a gumpaste tulip Supplies you will need: - gumpaste - tulip cutter - floral wire (22 guage and 26 guage) - wire cutters - grooved cel board - veining mat/tool - thin foam - rolling pin -...

Vanilla Bean Cupcakes

I had posted these previously in a forum where someone was searching for a moist vanilla cupcake recipe, but thought I’d re-post in the “official” recipe section to make it a little easier to find ;) This is the recipe I’ve been using for my...

Super Moist Carrot Cake or Cupcakes & Cream Cheese Frosting

Super Moist Carrot Cake or Cupcakes & Cream Cheese Frosting 2 cups sugar 1 1/2 cups vegetable oil 4 eggs 2 1/4 cups flour 2 tsp salt 2 tsp baking powder 2 tsp baking soda 2 tsp vanilla 3 tsp cinnamon 2 lbs grated carrots 1 1/2 cups...

Dulce de Leche - Milk Caramel

Ingredients - 4 liters whole milk (can also be used with 1 large package of powdered milk dissolved in 4 liters of water) - 2 pounds sugar - 1 teaspoon baking soda - 1 pinch salt - 2 cinnamon sticks Combine milk and sugar, add salt, and...

CakesDecor Recipes Contest #1: Announcement

After successful Tutorials Contest we decided to do a similar Recipes Contest with a chance to win our T-shirts. How to enter? It’s easy as everything else on our site – post a recipe on CakesDecor.com and you are entered. When is...

Perfect consistency cannoli cream

We are not sure if anyone will need this tutorial, but we know we would have loved to have had one. After several disasterous cannoli filling attempts, we finally figured out the perfect blend. If we can help just one person avoid wasting a...

CakesDecor Cupcake Themes #1: Floral Cupcakes

After posting some “Cake Themes”, ButRCream asked me If I can post “Cupcake themes” as well. So, here you are … *Floral/Flowers themed cupcakes posted on CakesDecor.com. * ...

Elmo Tutorial

In March I made my youngest daughter Jasmine, a very special little guy to sit on both her ‘at home’ family cake and then her special ‘party’ cake later in the week. Elmo rules her world, or should I say MoMo! At the Christmas parade in our...

Tight Fondant?

Ok I just dream of my cakes looking so tight like the ones from Bakermama. Do you guys have any tips for making my fondant more tight. I’m in Florida and I don’t know if it’s the weather but I feel my cakes still look like they have a little fat...

My fondant and gumpaste class

Today i had a fondant and gumpaste basic class. Wow it was just amazing. I learned how to cover a cake with fondant. I learned how to make three kinds of flowers and different details for a great final look. I tought working with fondant was...