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932 views, 1 by UniqueCakesQC

WARNING: caketinsmith.com

Just want to warn other cakers out there about this cake pan seller. They have several kinds of pans that they have all named the same thing and, as a result, you may not get what you ordered from them. I found their pans on ebay.com in the UK...

983 views, 0 by inspiratacakes

inspiratacakes

Invicta cake tins

Hi, I have found a good deal on a set of Invicta cake tins. I wondered what people thought if them and if you experienced any problems getting the larger cakes out of a solid bottom? Such as 11" upwards? Thanks for your help xx

357 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...

519 views, 0 by Sweet SugarCraft!

Sweet SugarCraft!

My 3" Deep Cakes Never Turn Out Right (argh)! Please help!

Hi all, Though I have made quite a few cake toppers, I haven’t really made many cakes yet, so am a little inexperienced on that front. Every time I bake in my 3" deep cake pans the cakes never turn out right. They are usually either: ...

374 views, 0 by GGirl

GGirl

Small oven!

Hey guys I just wanted advice from someone who bakes using a small oven. I can only fit one cake at a time. What happens when you need to make tiered cakes? Do you use a commercial kitchen or still just use your own? Let me know please

1,243 views, 1 by Sweetlilly

Guitar Cake

Iv been asked for a guitar cake, something similar to this to serve approx 60 people.(NOT MY CAKE) What size tin(s) should I use to carve from and how many layers? I have a 12" 10" and 8" square tins and a 14×10″ and 11×8″ Also what would u...

1,144 views, 0 by Redhead

Professional Cake Release (New)

Hello, I would just like to share with everyone this amazing new product that I’ve just tried called Wells and Lowe Professional Cake Release. I bought it from Ebay....

3,824 views, 0 by Miriam

Miriam

What Happenned To My Cake?

This is the first time baking this chocolate fruitcake (or any fruitcake for that matter). When I got them out of the tin/s this morning (left overnight to cool in the tins) and turned them upside down they both have large dents in the...

838 views, 1 by jencat21

wrapping tins in paper

Hi I am baking my own wedding cake using this recipe http://www.deliciousmagazine.co.uk/recipes/drambuie-and-orange-christmas-cake If I am using anodized aluminium pans do I still need to wrap it in paper?

1,696 views, 0 by Angela - A Slice of Happiness

Angela - A Slice of Happiness

Advice on calculating portions in a carved cake please?

Hi I have been asked to make a car cake for a friends 50th birthday. I have made a couple small scale ones, where the size of the cake/number of portions was not important so it just used a combination of tins and carved until I was happy :) ...

1,443 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Bottle cake

Hi everyone, I posted earlier about making a 3D Standing Smirnoff cake. It seems that it would be a bit advanced for me just yet and i wouldnt do it justice so i am going to try a bottle laying on the board instead. Could anyone help me with...

2,822 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

3D standing bottle cake

hi guys. I want to make a Smirnoff vodka bottle cake for a friend but instead of having it laying down on the board i was thinking of trying to do it standing up (3D). Was thinking of using small tins and stacking the small cakes on top of each...

469 views, 0 by kimmi_baby

Help! My cake is separating in the middle!

Hi guys I bought new tins and im attempting a 2 tier cake with a 12" and 10" tin 3" deep. I decided to do a test run of the 12" tin and lucky I did! Something has gone very wrong. I have never made cakes this big. Cake is cooked at 180...

1,921 views, 0 by Natasha Thomas

Natasha Thomas

On the hunt for a vanilla cake for keeps :)

Hi all Can I please ask a bit of a boring question (sorry!!)? I’m trying to get my basic go-to recipes pinned down as I’m trying to start a small business up at the moment and I feel like I really struggle with a reliable vanilla cake. All...

926 views, 0 by Romina

Romina

Newbie ;)

Hello, my Name is Romina. I´m a teacher for Special Need Kids and since las year (October) I love to bake cakes. I live in Austria in a house with my gradparents, my deaf mother, my tinsister (she has autism) and my fiance Michael. My...

1,615 views, 0 by Helen

Cupcake cases that don't need a tin

We are about to launch some amazing new cupcake paper cases that do not need a bun tin. They just need to be sat on a baking sheet with a small gap in between each one to allow for a small amount of expansion. They are also a great quality...

517 views, 0 by Williamhdc

Easy Red Velvet Cupcakes!

Hi all, this is the very easy recipe of Red Velvet Cupcake I have found out. Let’s enjoy! Ingredients 1(18 1/4 ounce) package yellow cake mix 2tablespoons unsweetened baking cocoa 5large eggs 1⁄2cup vegetable oil 1cup...

44,395 views, 0 by Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Naked wedding cake tips

I have been asked to make a 4 tier naked wedding cake and after hours of trolling through the internet I have not really managed to find very much info, just loads of lovely pics and forums about how quickly they dry out. Has anyone on here made...

4,221 views, 0 by zaib

iphone cake tips

Hi . i am a newbie to cake decorating . can anyone please share a tutorial of how to make an iphone cake . thank you.

542 views, 0 by Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Hi folks I just want to take this opportunity to say I love this site and the talent out there is unbelievable. I’ve been cake decorating for 2 years now ..mostly self taught , but did have the pleasure of attending a weeks course with a well...