Category Archives: Cake business

Christmas Cakes and Mistletoe

Surely I’m not the only one who loves this time of year.  It’s cold outside and Christmas is on its way.  On Saturday afternoons in December, when all the cake orders have been collected or delivered, it’s nice to curl … Continue reading

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A sweet celebration

  Tate & Lyle are celebrating 140 years of sweetness this year.  To mark the occasion, they created this colossal cake, which showcased family favourites over the last 14 decades and inspiration for the future. The 15 tiers comprised of: … Continue reading

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Whisky-a-go-go!

You wait around for ages and then two orders for whisky themed birthday cakes come along at once. Bob turned 75 this year.   His family wanted to celebrate with a cake.  I created a cake with an edible label of … Continue reading

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On the road with cakes

When cakes leave the Delights Kitchen, I’m always a little sad.  I wave them off and peek though the window as they head off with their happy new owners, never to be seen again.  Before they leave, I always give … Continue reading

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I’ll have the same as Joe

So, there you are, working behind the counter at the Dog Tag Bakery.  You’re doing your shift, making coffee, selling doughnuts and in walks Barack Obama and Joe Biden. Surely, you must be seeing things. But it’s true.  Former President … Continue reading

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Last week at Cake International

I can’t believe that it was only last weekend, that I was at Cake International.  It’s the UK’s leading baking, cake decorating and sugarcraft exhibition, held at Alexandra Palace. For me, it was an opportunity to check out at some … Continue reading

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