baking

Baking Q & A

I recently took part in a baking questions and answers feature with BBC Radio Solent, and was inundated with questions, unfortunately during the live show there just wasn’t enough time to answer all your questions, so I’ve answered as many as I can here. Q – I never seem to have much luck with a […] Read more…

mincemeat plait

Mincemeat Plait

I recently held a festive event where I demonstrated a mincemeat plait. Its my version of the traditional mince pie and a great quick go to recipe I use loads. Once you’ve learnt the technique of the plait it can be used for loads of different versions and is particularly nice with a winter spiced […] Read more…

beach cake

Beach Wedding Cake

Living on the beautiful South Coast of Dorset, we regularly get asked to make wedding cakes for beach front venues, our Beach Wedding Cake is perfect for any beach themed wedding, decorated with handmade sugar paste shells, sea horses, seaweed and driftwood with edible sugar sand. This cake was for a wedding held at FJB […] Read more…

Vintage Dessert Table

Vintage Naked Wedding Cake Table

I was so excited to work on this cake with the couple, I met Olwen and Tony for their consultation and the vision they had for their wedding was exciting to say the least. The wedding was held at The Larmer Tree Gardens in an open marquee on the lawn after their ceremony in the […] Read more…

Semi-naked cake

Semi Naked Wedding Cake

I loved everything about creating this Semi naked wedding cake from the simplicity of the cake, to the stunning flowers to the beautiful gardens at the venue. The couple choose a simple semi-naked cake which are growing in popularity especially for those that aren’t loving lots of icing. The flavours of the cakes were salted […] Read more…

Wedding Drip Cake

Chocolate Drip Wedding Cake

What’s not to love about this Chocolate Drip Wedding Cake, the smell of chocolate was amazing, there is always something so satisfying about having a cake which looks fantastic, tastes delicious and smells divine and this ticked all the boxes. The couple fell in love with a single tiered design and very much wanted it […] Read more…

Ombre Ruffle Cake

Ombre Ruffle Cake

This wedding cake combined two of my favourite styles with a blue ombre effect and romantic soft ruffles. It fitted the theme of a beach wedding perfectly held with FJB Weddings at The Sandbanks Hotel on the Dorset coast, the venue was decorated with windmills, bucket & spades and beach hut table centre’s made by […] Read more…

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