Category Archives: Flavour

Delights by Cynthia Advent Calendar: Day 12 – Doughnut Disturb

Get me with my Christmas cracker puns! If you’re on the Nice List, treat yourself to a festive doughnut from Krispy Kreme. There’s: The new Festive Tree Doughnut – A red velvet cake batter-filled doughnut, dipped in cream cheese icing … Continue reading

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Delights by Cynthia Advent Calendar: Day 8 – She Who Dares, Gins

Flavoured gin liquers have become quite a thing. These Asda crafted gins using flavours you associate with the festive season: ginger, cinnamon and marshmallow are just what you need for a delightful seasonal sip. The glitter adds that extra sparkle … Continue reading

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50 Tastes of Purple

The moment I taste them, I am transported back to childhood – well that’s my take on the beloved Parma Violets.  But their distinct flavour has been dividing opinions for over 70 years. Sweet manufacturer Swizzels has launched an official … Continue reading

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It’s what’s inside that counts

Fridays are usually super-busy for me; I’m either baking or decorating cakes, ready for celebrations over the weekend. But nothing was going to stop me attending the Krispy Kreme, Magic in the Middle Pop-Up event showcasing the new Original Filled … Continue reading

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Breaking news from George the Gingerbread man

I feel a bit like a newscaster with this breaking news story… Gingerbread is a firm favourite flavour for the festive period, whether it’s a gingerbread house, cookies, or a variety of other foods. Krispy Kreme has created a limited … 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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So Fab!

One the great things about the great British summer, is enjoying long hot, sunny days with a super-cool ice lolly (I think you call them ice-pops in the States). One of my favourite lollies is Fab.  This three-tiered lolly is … Continue reading

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The gentle art of procrastibaking

  Yes, I raise my hand up, as I am totally guilty of this.  In fact, this t-shirt, was probably made with me in mind. Procrastibaking:  The art of making cupcakes instead of doing something else you should be doing. … Continue reading

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Fab new flavour

We’re trying out some new flavours in the Delights Kitchen.  We think this new one will be a hit, once the sun decides to stay out and it’s officially summertime. Mango and Passionfruit frosting is fresh, fragrant and sweet.  The … Continue reading

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I’m with Ginger

I think I’m in love… I met this gorgeous guy (here’s his latest selfie). When we met, he was just hanging around, brightening up the place. He’s a smart dresser; I don’t know what aftershave he uses, but it smells … Continue reading

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