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Interview #54: Mladen Mandzhukov - Mladman

Mladman’s: CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I am 34 years old in March I’ll be 35, and personally I am...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.06 / June 2015

Make sure you guys check out this months gazette it is jam packed full of all your favorite collabs and a short but sweet interview with the totally amazing Gilles LeBlanc! ...

The subject of ganache

My little boy, or the cake police as he is lovingly known in our house always tells me that it isn’t the way a cake looks that is important but how it tastes – I must remember to stop him watching sooo many episodes of MasterChef! Although it...

Be My Valentine! movie nights collaboration

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BeMyValentinecollab Website: http://www.bemyvalentinemovienights.com Video: https://vimeo.com/155282688 Admins: Hajnalka Mayor (creator) and Isabel Tamargo Welcome to “Be My Valentine! movie nights”...

Favorite Tool Review Challenge #3: And the Winner is ...

Many of great reviews have been posted during the Favorite Tool Review Challenge period, but only one can win. We selected randomly from all reviews and here is the winner: Sweet Foxylicious with Tool Review Airbrush Some other...

Wedding Cake Rescue

On Friday evening I returned from cooking with the kids at my local Youth Club and checked my phone to see a number of missed calls, a voicemail and text messages. My best friends nieces 4 tier wedding cake has collapsed en route from the baker...

For the Little Ones - 2015 Christmas Cake Collaboration

The news this year has been full of tragic stories involving children. It would be naive to imagine that we can help all of the children but, Hannah Edwards (The Cake Illusionist) decided that the baking community could help some of the...

Our presentation

Hello: LA MANOBUENA is an artisan bakery and we are in La Orotava , Tenerife, Canary Islands , Spain. Our passion is the traditional and artisan baking. Since three years ago we have begun to make cakes, cupcakes , pastries etc. creatively...

My Trusty Pasta Roller

I have a number of “go to” tools but only one that plays a big part in every cake that I decorate and sugar piece that I create. My Kenwood pasta roller attachment is bright and shiny and one of the work horses in my kitchen. It always yields...

Embossing

Texture mats can be a god send allowing effects to be created quickly. However, I struggled to get an even texture on larger pieces of sugarpaste (fondant) using my rolling pin. The problem has been solved using the Sizzex Big Shot and two...