Decorated: Sublimely Crafted Cakes for Every Occasion

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Hardie Grant #ad - Whether it's a birthday or wedding, promotion or dinner party, there's no better way to celebrate than with a slice of glorious cake. Hardie Grant Books. Master the art of piping, add tiers, use fresh flowers, color and height to your basic cake, fruit and sprinkles for decorative impact, and discover new flavor combinations - April shows you all the tips and tricks that will take your cakes from good to show-stopping.

Decorated: Sublimely Crafted Cakes for Every Occasion #ad - Try your hand at a simple chocolate cake with rose-colored frosting, or for ambitious bakers there's a four-tiered vanilla cake decorated with fresh strawberries dipped in edible red glitter. If you are bored of making basic sponges and want to take your baking and decorating skills to the next level, Decorated is the book for you.

Crammed with over 50 original projects there is something for everyone, from beginners to experienced bakers. In decorated april carter shows home bakers how to take your cakes to the next level of amazingness.

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Naked Cakes: Simply Beautiful Handmade Creations

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Weldon Owen #ad - Fondant haters, lazy bakers and time-poor hosts rejoice! these naked cakes are achievable, budget friendly and swoon-worthy-and they provide an ideal opportunity to experiment with and display your individual creativity! Beautiful, rustic and organic in form, naked cakes are always tiered, with filling and frosting between layers but never on the outside--thus "naked.

Within these pages you will find information on choosing a style of cake; how to make sweet fillings, butters and frostings as well as syrups; recipes for over a dozen base cakes including gluten-free and flourless options; a definitive listing of flavor profiles and combinations; beautiful cake toppers; and over a dozen assembled cakes for different occasions.

Naked Cakes: Simply Beautiful Handmade Creations #ad - . Recipes include: coconut & limoncello cake with honey buttercream & lemon cake with lemon buttercream orange yoghurt cake with orange syrup & mascarpone buttercream chocolate cake with chantilly cream & berries lemon & candied oranges vanilla cake with rose buttercream layered crêpe cake with watermelon & Rose Jam, a simple wedding, Figs & Dried Fruit    Meringue Stack with Hazelnut Liqueur Cream, a fiesta or a dessert party –all with stunning naked cakes as the centerpiece, Figs & Berries Almond & Maple Syrup      Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Popcorn, Chocolate Fudge Frosting & Fruit   Cheese Wheel Cake with Fresh & Lemon Curd Watermelon Cake with Sweet Coconut Cream, Chantilly Cream & Rosemary Cake with Vanilla Buttercream Cardamom Cake with Spiced Syrup & Dark Chocolate Glaze Lychee Cake with Mascarpone Buttercream Beautifully styled spreads provide inspiration for special occasions such as a baby shower, of course! Don’t miss the special section on how to decorate your cakes with edible fresh and sugared flowers and fruits.

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Naked Cakes: Simply stunning cakes

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Ryland Peters & Small #ad - There are plenty of ideas to tempt the sophisticated nut-lover and chocoholic, Coffee and Walnut Cake with Praline Cream and Spun Sugar, such as Chocolate Layer Cake with Honey-roasted Figs, and Pink Layer Cake with Pistachio Cream. Ryland Peters & Small. Whether you want to create vintage elegance, chic simplicity or Dramatic Effect, or make something to represent the Changing Seasons, Rustic Style, Romantic Charm, you’ll find the perfect recipe and design here.

. Weldon owen. So called ‘naked cakes’ are an increasingly popular choice for celebrations both large and small and what you see is what you get!So called ‘naked cakes’ are an increasingly popular choice for celebrations both large and small and what you see is what you get! While in recent years the trend has been for cakes to be encased in frosting and decorated in a fancy style, there is a new trend for stripping cakes back, and decorating them very simply with fresh edible flowers and vibrant berries or using pastel shades to make the cake itself the star attraction.

Naked Cakes: Simply stunning cakes #ad - The queen of cakes, Hannah Miles, has undressed classic cakes to create these delightful recipes. These cakes are not for every day—they are special treats and the perfect treat for birthdays, weddings and other celebrations all year round. Choose from floral cakes such as rose petal Victoria Sponge, zingy citrus bakes such as Clementine Mini Cakes and luxurious berry fruit offerings including Blueberry and Lemon Cake.

From the surprisingly simple to the lusciously extravagant, family and friends will be astounded by these impressive bakes.

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Maggie Austin Cake: Artistry and Technique

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - Weldon owen. Ryland Peters & Small. Here, she shares a collection of her edible works of art and the methods behind their creation, with a “theme and variations” organization that shows how mastering any single technique can open the door to endless creativity. Houghton mifflin harcourt. Stunning cake designs and technique how-tos from top cake artist Maggie Austin A former ballerina, Maggie Austin turned to baking when an injury ended her dancing career—and has since become one of today’s most sought-after cake artists, serving celebrity clients and even royalty around the world.

Maggie Austin Cake: Artistry and Technique #ad - Her design hallmarks are instantly recognizable to the legions of fans who follow her work: ethereal frills, rice-paper accents, dreamy watercolors, lifelike sugar flowers, graceful composition, and other impeccable details. From a single sugar blossom to a multi-tiered cake festooned with pearls and intricate appliques, there’s inspiration for bakers and crafters of all stripes.

Each is broken down into clear instructions and illustrated with step-by-step photos that are easy to follow whether you’re a professional baker or an amateur enthusiast.

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