Tag archive for ‘how to’
how to bake and ice a number cake
By Food Heaven On Friday, September 6th, 2019
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How to… Bake and ice a number cake

Number cakes are a fun way to celebrate. They are adaptable and always look great as a centrepiece. Here’s how to bake and ice a number cake – Britt Box from She Who Bakes (shewhobakes.co.uk) A lot of number More...

icing biscuits
By Food Heaven On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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A beginner’s guide to icing biscuits

If you’d like to try decorating your freshly baked biscuits with royal icing but don’t quite know where to start, help is on hand. Following on from the lovely rocket biscuits Hayley Evans from Temper More...

watercolour buttercream
By Food Heaven On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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How to… make watercolour buttercream

Creating watercolour buttercream is a simple yet effective technique – Britt Box from She Who Bakes (shewhobakes.co.uk) shows you how to get the perfect finish! I love this effect on cakes. It’s so simple More...

top tips for baking in the heat
By Food Heaven On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019
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Top tips for baking in warm weather

Baking in warm weather can be a challenge, but these tips might help… Did someone say heatwave?! While we’re all donning short sleeves and open-toed shoes, sitting out in the sun and generally loving life More...

Naked cake 3
By Food Heaven On Thursday, July 11th, 2019
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How to: Make a naked cake

Ever wondered how to create the naked cake finish? She Who Bakes tells all here… The naked cake is a trend that is here to stay for the foreseeable future. Britt Box from She Who Bakes shares her foolproof More...

Best afternoon tea
By Food Heaven On Thursday, July 11th, 2019
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Le Cordon Bleu’s guide to… creating the best afternoon tea

Whether you’re new to afternoon tea culture or a seasoned pro, these tips to creating the best afternoon tea will stand you in good stead! The best afternoon tea can be a great opportunity for you to reveal More...

By Food Heaven On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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How to… freeze cakes and cupcakes

The step-by-step guide to freezing cakes and cupcakes! A well-stocked freezer can come in handy on many occasions, as Britt Box from She Who Bakes explains… Knowing how to properly freeze cakes and cupcakes More...

Vegan baking top tips
By Food Heaven On Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
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Vegan Baking 101

For vegan baking top tips, here’s all you need to know for delicious dairy-free bakes. Vegan baking is a tricky one. While it does involve a departure from many traditional techniques and methods that we’re More...

Bread tips
By Food Heaven On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
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Bread 101

From kneading to proving to baking, sharpen your bread making skills with our bread top tips. Bread week of The Great British Bake Off has inspired us to try our hand at homemade bread. We thought we’d share a More...

Lemon Yogurt Cake
By Food Heaven On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
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Cake 101

We all love a good cake, and with these troubleshooting tips, you’ll be baking them perfectly in no time. The first week of 2019’s The Great British Bake Off saw the bakers attempt to wow the judges with More...