Avoid a Cake Disaster!

So you have spent hours creating your customers dream cake! You carry it carefully to your car. Place it on a flat surface and your on your way to deliver the cake of their dreams. You are just around the corner and you hear a noise and a...

How to Make an INSTANT PORTABLE FRIDGE for Cake Deliveries

Cake disaster stories are usually because of impact, temperature, humidity etc. In this tutorial, I show you how you can at least, overcome the temperature problem. I show you how you can make an instant cake fridge to deliver your cakes in...

A Bad Cake Day, Striving For Perfection

We all have them. Bad Cake Days. They happen. This is a story about one of my bad cake days that wouldn’t go away. Hang tough, you can get through it if I did! Because I work alone, I have to bake ahead. After 500 cakes in the last 2 years, I...

diamond wedding cake tier separator tutorial (video)

Hi all, Here’s a vid I filmed while making my latest wedding cake. You can see more pics and details of the experience (and disasters!) at my blog. I also put a more detailed explanation of what I used and some tips there. The link is...

How to make a 3D standing Lorax cake tutorial

So, I’m no expert, I mostly make things up as I go along, but here’s how I made my lorax cake… I hope it helps someone and maybe give you the confidence to have a go at a standing cake if you haven’t yet, as this was my first. I used steel...

Modelling Chocolate - UK Recipe and tutorial

Hi everyone! I have worked with Modelling Chocolate (referred to as M/C throughout this article) many times over the past few months, trying to find the perfect recipe, and the best ways to use it. I have encountered many wonderful results, but...

3D Cakes #2: 3D Robocop Cake Tutorial #2

This is a continuation of how I made my Robocop cake…check out 3D Robocop Cake Tutorial #1 to see the beginging stages. Using my picture as a guided I started adding fondant to my legs and head. The little details I just used my vainer...

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...