Category Archives: Music

Rocking out in the Kitchen

A foodie, a graphic designer and a TV producer get together and create something that rocks!  It will come as no surprise to you that I am a huge fan of Dark Side of the Spoon – The Rock Cookbook, … Continue reading

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Cake on the dark side

My teenage daughter seems to think that music began when Justin Bieber started posting songs on YouTube.  Her older and wiser mother thinks otherwise. My music collection is probably as vast as my recipe collection.  I will dip in and … Continue reading

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Missing Prince

The sad news of Prince passing away, has hit us hard in the Delights Kitchen. Thankfully, we can still bake and shake to his awesome music. Plus, I’m sure Prince will inspire a cake creation soon. Here’s one of our favourite Prince … Continue reading

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Cakes for an Ace

Tennis ace, Rachael Porsz celebrated her 30th birthday recently. I created this cake for her. A rich chocolate cake with Oreo Cookie buttercream. The cake was decorated with an edible photo of Rachael in action. I included the lyrics to … Continue reading

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Candy Girl

We’re knocked for six that our little lady is six years old. Miss Phoebe has grown up around cakes and all things sweet (and we have to monitor her sweet tooth, even though she insists she is head of Quality … Continue reading

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Don’t forget the lyrics

Jenny wanted a birthday cake for her daughter’s 17th birthday, but didn’t have an idea of what kind of cake to have. The only pointer she gave me was that her daughter is a huge fan of Alicia Keys; and … Continue reading

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Am I in Denial?

I made this pyramid cake a few months ago. I loved the challenge of creating something less conventional than a square or round cake. The order was placed by a man for his girlfriend. Being the nosey type that I … Continue reading

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Cake or Cupcake? Do I have to choose?

“I absolutely love a slice of Victoria Sponge or a Lemon Drizzle cake. Having said that, I can’t refuse a Red Velvet cupcake…How could I?”- Lánre, Singer & Songwriter Catch Lanré at Ronnie Scotts for the Jazz Verse Jukebox.

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Cake or Cupcake? Made especially for me

  “It would have to be a cupcake. Not only are they cute, but I would feel like it was made especially for me.” – Anna Omak

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Cake or Cupcake? The Songstress

“It would have to be a mini cupcake…just as delicious, but less of the guilt.” – Ayo-dele

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