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National Cupcake Championships 2014!

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Do you fancy yourself as this year’s cupcake king or queen? Put your skills to the test by entering the National Cupcake Championships in association with National Cupcake Week and winning the recognition you deserve. Past winners have gone on to open their own business or just bask in the glory of victory. There are […]

Happy graduation! Try this recipe for decorated cupcakes…

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It’s season for mortar boards, graduation ceremonies and celebration galore! Indulge in these decorated graduation cupcakes, designed and made by blogger and cupcake enthusiast Sophie Barson, in order to make your big day even more special. For best results, eat these with a glass of Prosecco in your hand! For the vanilla cupcakes (makes 12) […]

Get spooky with Cake Decoration Autumn, on sale now!

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We just adore the new issue of Cake Decoration Heaven, which is full of seasonal ideas including Halloween, autumn weddings, bonfire night and more! With projects from Peggy Porschen, Lindy Smith, May Clee-Cadman, Cakegirls and Maisie Parrish among others, there’s something for everyone to try no matter what the occasion. This issue also includes step-by-step […]

Celebrate Wimbledon with these fun tennis cake balls!

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Have you been enjoying Wimbledon this year? Get ready for the final this Sunday by making a set of these fun tennis cake balls – it’s sure to make your family smile! Recipe and pictures from Renshaw, experts in coloured sugarpaste and cake decorating accessories. For the cake balls 40g cocoa powder 150ml boiling water […]

Subscribe to Food Heaven and get 2 FREE gifts, plus save 25% on the shop price!*

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Subscribe to Food Heaven today and get a cake decorating project book and a pot of edible glitter from Rainbow Dust absolutely FREE! Plus you’ll save 25% on the shop price.* If cake decorating is your thing then you don’t want to miss out on these great free gifts! If you subscribe to Food Heaven today you’ll receive a copy of the Sparkle Project book from Rainbow Dust, bursting with fantastic […]

Embrace summer with our Neapolitan layer cake!

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We love Neapolitan ice cream. And we love cake. What could be better than putting together the flavour combinations of the two? Try this summer-inspired recipe for an amazing Neapolitan layer cake and use it as a real show-stopper for a birthday, wedding or garden party. The technique of piping rosettes in cake decoration is […]

A guide to edible glitter – is it safe to eat or not?

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If you’ve been confused by the recent debate over whether the food glitter you use in your baking and cake decorating is edible or not, we’ve made a simple guide to the different products on the market. Rainbow Dust is a company that specialises in edible glitter, and after rigorous testing and clarification on their […]

Deliciously Vintage: meet Victoria Glass

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To celebrate the new retro-inspired issue of Baking Heaven, which is on sale now, we met the lady who loves to bake vintage. Victoria Glass is an expert cake maker, writer and blogger who has recently released a beautiful book called Deliciously Vintage. It’s packed full of the most loved cakes and bakes of all […]

Achieve perfect two-tone frosting

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Get the best two-tone effect frosting with the new products from Cake Decor, which makes the process of icing your cakes quick, easy and hassle-free. Have you ever looked on with envy at perfectly crisp lines between two-colour frosting? Well, we certainly have, and apart from doing some series origami with greaseproof paper we’ve always […]

Top ten tips for baking free-from recipes

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If you’re just discovering how to bake gluten-free, dairy-free or sugar-free food, it may seem like a minefield when it comes to getting it right. Try these essential tips from Vicki over at the Free-From Fairy to keep your cooking safe, tasty and free from allergens. You’ll be making delicious free-from baking in no time! […]