Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

38 views, 0 by Jacqulin

Jacqulin

Buttercreams

Hi all, I have a question. What buttercream do you use for adult parties?? I only like to use regular buttercream for children’s parties, etc. I feel the frosting is not “mature” enough, if that makes sense. We do go to grocery stores, etc and...

295 views, 0 by Gladys

Vegan weeding cake

Hi everybody, I am a french pastry chef and I need tout help. I search a recipe of vegan frosting. Someone have a recipe for me ? Excuse me of my english is not well. Gladys

206 views, 2 by GSquare

675 views, 1 by Custom Cakes by Ann Marie

Custom Cakes by Ann Marie

Shortening Question

Hi everyone! I wonder if I can get some advice. I use a hi-ratio shortening for my icing and need to purchase more as I am running low. I typically purchase a 50lb. bulk purchase. I only do cakes part-time on the side, so this lasts me quite...

269 views, 2 by Korontini Evangelia

Korontini Evangelia

Sweet Madness

I love the immense happiness my cakes can bring and I love all steps in the process from baking to eating and main decoration

331 views, 0 by Divine Specialty

Divine Specialty

Decorative hole in tier cake

I am looking for a a tutorial how to support a cake with a hole in one of the tiers. Do you know how to cut the hole out and support the cake? The photo attach is not my cake.

265 views, 5 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Cake decorating classes coming to Oklahoma City, TylerTexas and Houston Texas in July 2018

Here are 3 great classes coming to 3 wonderful location in July, 2018. If you have been wanting to learn cake decorating then here is your chance to add to your array of cake skills. From using Flexique to making gorgeous flower ruffles, Cocoa...

372 views, 19 by Sweet Dreams by Heba

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Apologies :(

Dear friends, As some of you know, I’ve been fasting Ramadan for about 14 days now (we’re about half way) and so my days and nights are a bit off the normal schedule and I’ve gotten more busy. Hence, I haven’t been able to come online here as...

299 views, 0 by Debbie

Debbie

Pre-fondant smoothing

How do you get the cake smooth before adding fondant? We have added icing first but there are still bumps showing through Thanks for your help!!!

365 views, 0 by GranCakes

GranCakes

Sparkle tier for wedding cake

Hi, I wonder if I could ask for some help please. Can anyone tell me the best way to do a sparkle tier on a wedding cake. I want it to look like white sparkling sugar rather than sequins. Do I just use sanding sugar adhered with piping gel? ...

295 views, 7 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Marta Hidalgo and Marta Torres classes in USA available!

I am so blessed to have both these wonderful ladies coming to my studio to teach in Tampa. I only have a couple of seats left in both classes so if you would love to have this opportunity to get taught by the best in the business make sure you...

550 views, 3 by The Garden Baker

The Garden Baker

It REALLY bugs me...

It really bugs me when people choose to share their creations on line, whether via this site or any other, and don’t give credit to the very obvious tutorials and designs that led to their creations. I’m not talking about plagarism (sp?). The...

233 views, 0 by marina3174

Welcome from Leningrad region - Russia

I’m new and just learning my first steps in confectionery art are clumsy, but I want to learn and try with your help.

306 views, 1 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Lilly Pulitzer Painted Cake

Hi, I’ve been asked to make a Lilly Pulitzer inspired cake. I’ve been trying out different shades of pink to practice painting the iconic flowers on the fondant, but none of the colors seem right and the paint seems to take a long time to...

345 views, 1 by Jos

Jos

The Bird

Showpiece The Bird Blown and Pulled sugar

226 views, 0 by Evee

Introduce yourself

Hi there, I have just been looking at these gorgeous cakes on the internet. I love the Richmond one from Lisa fudge. I was wondering if you would make this cake for my sisters upcoming 50th Birthday in August? cheers Evee

344 views, 0 by GGirl

GGirl

Different brand tins!

Hey guys So I bought two 7 inch round cake tins but both are different brands. I made the same batter and same amount in each tin, put it in at the same time but they came out different. Does anyone else have this problem? Do you think it’s...

347 views, 0 by Sarah's cakes

Sarah's cakes

Buttercream help please

I’d like to attempt a buttercream finished cake with some buttercream piping. Looking for advice on best UK friendly recipe. I only ever use buttercream for going under fondant/sugar paste. Can I use SBC to cover and pipe? Thinking this would...