Posts Tagged ‘baking’

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) […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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! […]

Enter your cake into the Great Church Bake Off

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A new summer baking competition has launched in order to celebrate a month of midsummer tea parties in church communities across the UK. Throughout June, amateur bakers are encouraged to bake their own ‘church-inspired’ cakes and send pictures to be judged by The Churches Conservation Trust. The month will also see themed fundraisers take place […]

Lemon Fondant Fancies Recipe

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These delightfully retro lemony gems are bound to bring back some wonderful memories of afternoon tea with the family. The icing can be challenging, but well worth the effort! A tasty, traditional recipe for homemade lemon fondant fancies… Recipe for Lemon Fondant Fancies Makes 16 For the cake 175g butter, softened 175g golden caster sugar […]

Tips for sugar-free baking

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Need some tips for baking sugar-free? Bake healthier, sugar-free treats with this simple guide that helps you choose the right sugar replacements for your cooking – plus try a delicious Chocolate Courgette Cake recipe for a tasty introduction to baking sugar-free!   Tips for sugar-free baking It’s not been great news for those of us […]

Bake it Big with Glenn Cosby – on tour this summer!

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If you need another fix of the Great British Bake Off before the next series starts, you can catch series four contestant Glenn Cosby on his first UK tour this summer. Renowned for his ‘Big Bakes’, Glenn will be touring the country with a live cooking show like no other – and promises to make […]

How to make the perfect macarons

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By Zoe Johnston Most of us have a few favourite recipes which are tried and tested, and we could probably make with our eyes shut. Kerry Taylor from Derby has stepped out of her comfort zone and managed to master the notoriously difficult (and intimidating!) macaron, leading to the start of her own local business. […]

Bake a Difference with Help For Heroes

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The annual Help for Heroes Colossal Cake Sale is well underway, encouraging community groups across the country to get stuck in and hold a cake sale for charity. Running until 5th May, there’s still time to hold your own cake sale – whether it’s a tray of cakes for the office, a batch of cupcakes […]