Summer’s not out until you’ve made a Gremolata! This pungent herb mix works best sprinkled on grilled, roasted or steamed anything as a garnish, stirred into pasta or used to top dips like hummus or avocado. New York Times’ basic formula is: 1 cup herbs + 2 tablespoons garlic or onion + 1 tablespoon grated citrus or ginger. For a classic version, use parsley, garlic and lemon zest or go more Mediterranean with mint, shallots and orange zest.
Ever wondered how to make a ruffle pom pom? Miss Piggy's Cakes has a great tutorial, take a look ...
What a perfect summer themed birthday cake. We love it!
A cooling snack for a hot day. Make a blueberry kebab. Coat in yogurt then freeze. Perfect!
Never buy buttermilk again with this trick! ............................................................................ Using a 1-cup measuring cup, add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar. Fill the remainder of the cup with plain milk. Let it sit for five minutes and you have DIY buttermilk that will always get the job done!
How do you layer texture in your summer salad?............................................................................ In summer, salad is often the main event, so try adding something crisp, something juicy, something rich and something unexpected to the bowl and then top with your preferred dressing. The New York Times suggests: (a) Blanched green beans + watermelon + feta + pistachios or (b) Arugula + nectarine + avocado or mozzarella + dukkah or sesame seeds. What’s your favorite...
Inspired by your garden? This would be perfect for a green fingered relative, don't you think?
Wouldn't these adorable Hello Kitty cookies make perfect favors for a little girls party!?
Food postcards anyone?
This cake would brighten up any kids’ party! Amazing isn’t it!
Are you looking for wedding cake inspiration? How about a Beatles themed cake?
Are you looking for creative sandwich ideas? Why not have a go at making one of these.....
This cake would be perfect for a special lady... How do they get it to balance like that? Wouldn't you be afraid to move it?
How about this as an idea for a kids party cake?
Have you ever tried to make a rainbow cake? Did you know that you can make them in a jar? Kids would love these!
Looking for Baby Shower ideas? What about Rubber Ducky Punch? Made with Blue Hawaiian Punch, Vanilla ice cream and sprite or 7-up. It's the bubbles in the soda mixing with the ice cream that creates the foam effect. Just don't forget the rubber ducks.
Have you ever made a princess birthday cake? Just be careful before sticking that dolly in your creation as she may be worth some money. More and more toys from the 80’s are becoming collectable. Your cake could end up being worth more than you thought.
This is sure to appeal to the superhero fans amongst us. Can you name all seven superheroes?
Forget self-portraits, why not have a cake made to look just like you? From start to finish this cake took 30 hours to make.
Instead of having traditional wedding favors why not have cake pops? These can be decorated to complement the bride and groom
This storm trooper cake is amazing. Would you know where to start to create a life size creation like this?
“You know you're getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.” Bob Hope
Do you have a special occasion coming up? We stock a variety of party and bakery supplies which allow you to cater for events such as weddings, baby showers and lots more.
Cake making doesn't have to be difficult but look at this beautiful cake. It's been hand painted and looks like it should be displayed rather than eaten. I wonder if it tastes as good as it looks?
Look at these adorable cookies. Perfect for a kids party, don't you think?