Wedding Cake and a new buttercream recipe
Cakes / Frostings

Wedding Cake and a new buttercream recipe

A month back I was asked to bake a tiered wedding cake… after my experience with the castle cake, I wasn’t too keen to attempt dowels and seperator plates again. Eventually, we decided to go with three cakes placed on a tiered cake stand. It turned out quite pretty… even through it wasn’t the “conventional” wedding cake setup. The smallest … Continue reading

Vegan maple-walnut cupcakes with cream cheese frosting
Cupcakes / Frostings / Nuts / Vegan / Vegetarian

Vegan maple-walnut cupcakes with cream cheese frosting

    This cupcake is yet another winning recipe from this fantastic book. The recipes in it have been foolproof and the chocolate cupcake has become my vegetarian/vegan chocolate cake stalwart.This time, I decided to try a slightly fancier recipe, for maple walnut cupcakes. What makes the cupcakes unique is that the walnuts are coated with a maple syrup and cinnamon shell before … Continue reading