Essentially Cakes

Essentially Cakes

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Jun 2012    Manchester    Website

Making Modelling Chocolate

One of the beauties of Modelling Chocolate (I find) is it allows you more time to detail your work, and spend more time modelling in contrast to fondant and the other sugar-pastes which (for me) do tend to dry quicker, but then it depends on...

Strawberry Mascarpone Filling

This is a softly sweet filling made from mascarpone which is an Italian cheese made of cream and a citric acid base. Because of that, it enhances sweet flavors and pairs well with fresh fruit. This filling can be used to fill cakes or cupcakes,...

How to make a Sugarcraft Gerbera

Tutorial - Stained Glass Effect Cake

After seeing the amazing stained glass effect cakes by people like Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes, Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen and Vinism Sugar Art, I decided I wanted to have a go and put my own spin on it. Hopefully it will inspire you to do...

Caramel Mud Cake

Cooking Time 70 – 120 minutes depending on your equipment Ingredients • 200g Chopped butter • 200g Good white chocolate • 250g Dark brown sugar • 180ml Hot water • 1 ½ tbsp. Golden syrup • 2 tsp. Vanilla extract • 2 eggs (room...

My Lazy Caramel Ganache Recipe :)

Ingredients 400g good white chocolate chopped 80ml thick cream 1/2 tin of Nestle Top n Fill Note: -I always use the microwave to make ganache but you can use a double boiler if that is your preferred method. -I use Decor microwave...

White Chocolate Mud Cake Recipe

Ingredients 375g of good white chocolate 180g of chopped butter 250ml milk 165g caster sugar 2 tsp. vanilla essence 2 large eggs 100g self-raising flour 150g plain flour Directions 1. Preheat oven to 160°C. Prepare...

create a sugar paste doll's face

I’m not very good with English so let talk about the pictures, I hope they are understandable. If you have any questions I will be happy to answer them as best I can