Posts Tagged ‘Valentine’s Day’

Recipe: Valentine’s Surprise Cupcakes

By Sophie Turhnam from Sophie Victoria Cupcakes I’ve wanted to make surprise cupcakes for a while now. I’ve seen these used as a gender reveal technique for baby shower cupcakes and loved the idea… But I thought what cuter way to show someone you love them on Valentine’s Day than by putting a littler edible […]

Making Valentine’s Day Cupcake Toppers

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I was lucky enough to be invited along to a special Valentine’s Day cupcake decorating class at the Bath Cake Company, which has just opened its doors to a new all singing and dancing cake decorating school. Taught by company owner Celia Adams, we learnt how to make four different Valentine’s Day cake toppers, including […]

How to make a sugarpaste rose for Valentine’s Day

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These roses look really professional but are quite simple to make – I made mine with the help of Celia from the Bath Cake Company in one of her lovely Valentine’s Day cupcake decorating classes. I thought it was such a great technique to know that I’ve shared a step-by-step tutorial below – there are […]

Valentine’s Day Cakes & Baking Recipes

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Want to bake some cupcakes or biscuits for Valentine’s Day? Let’s face it, everything is more romantic when you can eat it. That’s just science. So we’ve rounded-up these adorable Valentine’s Day cakes and baking recipes for you to make at home – once you’ve had a go at these recipes, don’t forget to share […]

Valentine’s Day Cupcake Recipe – simple, easy and fun!

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Try these romantic Valentine’s Day cupcakes – the decoration is simple but effective, and you can change the colours and flavours to suit you! A great recipe to get you inspired from Sophie Victoria.   Makes 12 For the Vanilla Cupcakes 80g (3oz) unsalted butter, softened 280g (100oz) caster sugar 240g (8½ oz) plain flour […]

Cupcake Heaven Spring issue

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Our brand new issue of Cupcake Heaven is on sale now – with gorgeous cupcakes for Easter, Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day and spring. Plus, a fantastic competition to win Kenwood baking equipment worth £950, new cocktail-inspired cupcakes and delicious lighter bakes to bake in 2014. You’ll find us in WHSmiths, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda, Waitrose, Morrisons, […]

Sneak preview… Cupcake Heaven Spring issue

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Here’s a little flavour of what to expect in our next issue of Cupcake Heaven, which goes on sale 6th February 2014. That’s right, just in time to help you make those cupcakes for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and Easter! Treat your mum to a gorgeous set of rose-topped cupcakes, which will make her smile […]

Best Valentine’s Cupcake Courses in the UK

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We are feeling all romantic at Food Heaven ahead of Valentine’s Day this year, so have been searching for the best Valentine’s themed cupcake decorating classes we can find. Here are a few of our favourites from across the UK, all designed to help you create unique and stylish cakes that your other half will […]

Cake Decoration Heaven Spring 2014 is on sale!

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Get your copy of our spring edition of Cake Decoration Heaven magazine, on sale now! With inspiration for Mother’s Day, Easter, Valentine’s Day and much more, we’ve got projects from Lindy Smith, the fabulous Maisie Parrish, Ann Pickard and Annie Rigg to name just a few. Get expert advice on techniques, follow our step-by-step guides […]

A delicious Valentine’s Day treat


It’s Valentine’s Day and if you haven’t got your romantic meal planned out yet, we have a delicious dessert idea for you in the form of GBBO winner John Whaite’s Valentine’s Day Raspberry and Rose Creme Brulee… Valentine’s Day raspberry and rose creme brulee Ingredients – Serves 2 About 10 raspberries 250ml whole milk 50g […]