Author Archives: Delights by Cynthia

About Delights by Cynthia

I have a cake business and love all things sweet. I also empower and encourage women to start and develop their businesses and creative projects...Basically, equipping them to pursue their passions.

A U-Turn on Cupcakes

Duff Goldman has never been shy and retiring about his loathing of cupcakes. However, we all have a chance to repent and mend the error of our ways. It seems that the Ace of Cakes has had a little change … Continue reading

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Adventures in chocolate

Every time this M&S advert appears on our television, the whole family is rendered silent. An adventure in chocolate.  There’s no place I’d rather be…

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New Choux

Choux pastry is light dough that rises in the oven, leaving the inside soft and hollow and the outside golden and crispy. It is a staple of every patisserie in France, but the quality of such pastry has been hard … Continue reading

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Just a spoonful of sugar

We all love some sweetness in our cakes. Here are a few sugary top tips for bakers: • If you want to reduce your sugar intake for health reasons, such as diabetes, use sweeteners as an alternative to sugar. Be … Continue reading

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Friday Fun

Let’s have some fun, this Friday. Depending on which phone I’m using, my bakery name would be: Fancy Chocolate Corner or Fancy Cake Pop Corner What’s your bakery name?

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Baking power

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In for a penny, in for a pound

“I don’t eat meat, so I stick mainly to fish, vegetables and grains, but I think everyone should have a treat once in a while. My favourite is pound cake; it’s really rich and so much butter is used to … Continue reading

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