Grumpy ChocoCat!

Grumpy ChocoCat!

I’ve been experimenting with modelling chocolate; It’s a little more malleable than fondant and, of course, tastes delicious! It’s also, I discovered, very easy to make your own! I went for milk, white and dark to get different shades to work with. I followed this recipe from The Extraordinary Art of Cake and just substituted in the different types of chocolate to each batch. Definitely worth a go if you want to start testing out your sculpting skills, although I don’t think Grumpy Cat was too impressed…. =P

Trouble at the Firehouse…

This is a cake I baked, fit for a Fire Chief! The details were a combination of molded fondants, multicolored sugar caramel and a splash of icing sugar to emphasize cracks in the pavement and brickwork; a super simple detail … Continue reading

That’s a very nice cake you have there…

That’s a very nice cake you have there…

This Gluten-Free Minecraft cake is super simple to make. It’s a giant Rice Krispie Square (using GF Rice Krispies, don’t be fooled; as a lot of brands, including Kellogg’s, contain barley). I’ve never really strayed from the official “Original Treats” … Continue reading

Getting ready for Santa… ^-^

Getting ready for Santa… ^-^

Hiya! Sorry, it’s been over a week since my last post; I’ve been getting a head start on my Christmas cakes and confections. Here’s a little sneak peak at some of the Tough Cookies Festive Loveliness coming in December 😀 … Continue reading