Tag archive for ‘Piping’
chocolate collar
By Food Heaven On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

How to… make a Chocolate Collar

Step-By-Step Tutorial… how to make a showstopper chocolate collar! Create a stunning chocolate collar with this easy-to-follow guide by Food Thoughts – this is a 3-tier dark chocolate sponge cake with white More...

Peony Cake
By Food Heaven On Friday, August 24th, 2018

Peony Cake

With these great tips on painting with palette knives, making a stunning peony cake has never been simpler! Practice painting and piping with this design by Valeri and Christina from Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes.  More...

By Food Heaven On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Product round-up: Top 7 nozzle sets

Our favourite nozzle sets in one nifty list for you to browse and compare. Everyone who bakes or decorates cakes will have used a piping bag at some point. Here we list our top 7 nozzle sets for when you’re More...

By Food Heaven On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Tutti Frutti Cake

Tap in to the ever popular Japanese trend of Kawaii with this summery cake by Zoe Burmester from Darcey Oliver Cake Couture.  You will need For the cake 12.5cm (5in) deep x 10cm (4in) round, filled, ganached More...

By Food Heaven On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

10 Creative Piping Methods

Grab you piping bag and get some of these fantastic nozzles and impress everyone very quickly with these designs Here are 10 brilliant frosting techniques to try, go on give them a whirl… 1. Classic Swirl More...

By Food Heaven On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

How to…Pipe Buttercream on Cupcakes

How to pipe buttercream designs onto a cupcake, using a technique Britt Whyatt from She Who Bakes loves. There are a few elements to practice, but the results are beautiful! Britt breaks down the steps for you, More...

By Food Heaven On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Really useful piping basics and top tips

Piping often looks incredibly complicated and if you’re a first-timer we’re here to lend a hand… Piping can come in so many different shapes and sizes, the two most popular icing types include More...

buttercream rose final
By Food Heaven On Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Get creative with colour when piping buttercream

Take your decorating skills to the next level by experimenting with two-tone buttercream. Here are two different techniques for you to try… Colour block buttercream You will need: A batch of buttercream (225g More...

By admin On Monday, July 6th, 2015

How to… Pipe Buttercream Swirls

Ever wondered how cupcake and bakery businesses finish their bakes off so beautifully with perfect swirls of buttercream? This month Sophie Turhnam from Sophie Victoria Cupcakes shows you how to create four iconic More...