Tag archive for ‘Techniques’
basic tiered cake
By Anna Lewin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
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How to… create a basic tiered cake

Don’t let a tiered cake intimidate you, give Britt Box’s tips a try and you’ll master them in no time! Knowing how to successfully make a tiered cake is a very useful skill in a baker’s More...

Ice Lolly Biscuits
By Anna Lewin On Wednesday, August 12th, 2020
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How to… make and decorate ice lolly biscuits

Celebrate summer with ice lolly biscuits… Is there anything more summery than ice creams and lollies? These cute ice lolly biscuits are a delicious playful twist, perfect to make with the kids!  More...

Rainbow Zebra Cake
By Sarah Williamson On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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Rainbow Zebra Cake Tutorial

How to create a… Rainbow Zebra Cake! This on-trend rainbow zebra cake by Britt Box has a striking black and white pattern on the outside with a psychedelic surprise inside, taking the classic zebra print to More...

Painted Cake
By Sarah Williamson On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
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Palette Knife Painted Cake

Palette Knife Painted Cake tutorial by Neetha Syam from Buttercream Petals Art School Make your own Painted Cake using the below tutorial… You will need: To decorate: 15cm (6in) cake, finished in buttercream uncoloured More...

surprise cake
By Sarah Williamson On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
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How to make a Surprise Cake

How to create a Piñata Sprinkles Surprise Cake! Britt Box shares her step-by-step guide to making a layered cake with a surprise filling… I’m a big fan of bright colours. I often remark that ‘rainbow’ More...

Terrazzo Cake
By Sarah Williamson On Thursday, July 16th, 2020
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Terrazzo Cake Tutorial

Make this on-trend Terrazzo Cake using this step-by-step tutorial… Try out the latest cake decorating trend with this easy Terrazzo Cake tutorial by Dani Brazier from Blue Door Bakery. TO DECORATE 15cm (6in) More...

buttercream stripes
By Food Heaven On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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How to… create buttercream stripes

This buttercream stripe effect is really easy to do, but so effective and really customisable to whatever theme you are baking for. Britt Box (shewhobakes.co.uk) shows you how… I find this effect looks best More...

rose cupcakes
By Food Heaven On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
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Rose cupcakes

Step-by-step: Palette knife painted rose cupcakes tutorial Looking for a simple yet effective decoration for your cupcakes? Look no further than these beautiful rose cupcakes by Neetha Syam from Buttercream Petals More...

By Food Heaven On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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Painted Buttercream Cake

Cake Decorating School: Painted Buttercream Cake This striking painted buttercream cake by Dr. Oetker is so simple to make – perfect for birthday celebrations! Print Painted Buttercream More...

By Food Heaven On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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How to… decorate dough

Britt Box (shewhobakes.co.uk) gets creative with cookie dough by decorating it in three different ways – swirl, checkerboard and hidden heart! Sugar cookies are a great base to work with, especially if you’re More...