I made a gluten free carrot cake from Elana’s Pantry ‘The gluten free Almond Flour cookbook’. It was very tasty and you couldn’t tell that it was gluten free. I then covered it in Cream cheese icing and topped it with coconut.
I always make a round tunis cake for christmas but after deciding what to make the marzipan into I thought a square would work better (plus I got to use my new tins). I live in the snowy mountains and love trees so thought it… Read More
For Ian’s birthday I made a classic Victoria Sponge with a twist. Clementine zest in the sponge and clementine buttercream icing with lemon curd in the middle.
A friend was having a 40th birthday party and so I took a cake as a gift. Chocolate sponge with a chocolate ganache icing with pomegranate seeds and chcoclate curls on top.
Ian and I have just moved into our own house, so you will see lots more post in ‘things’, as I will be making things for the place. First things first, a house warming party with cake obviously. I made a vanilla sponge layer and… Read More
I made this cake for Thomas’ 5th Birthday party. He wanted a Chocolate cake with Chocolate icing and Curious George face on top. I was originally going to make the face out of Fondant icing, but Whistler does not seem to sell Fondant icing anywhere,… Read More
I was asked to make cake for 150 people for a grand opening for BC Passive House (www.bcpassivehouse.ca). So I made 4 different cakes, Chocolate cake with chocolate ganache and strawberries, lemon drizzle cake, Victoria sponge with maple syrup cream and vanilla cake with cream cheese icing.
As long as I remember we have always made Tunis cake for christmas in my family. So now that I live in Canada, I still keep up the tradition. The cake is an orange flavoured cakea dn it has a chocolate butter icing on top.… Read More
This was a cake I made for my birthday party. It has a vanilla sponge layer and 2 chocolate cake layers. I then filled and covered it with a chocolate ganache, (cream and chocolate melted together) which I added a hazelnut Baileys to. I then… Read More
I think carrot cake is my favourite of all the cakes, but it must have walnuts in it. I made this just as a treat. It has cream cheese icing all over it and then coloured icing to make the carrots on top.