Tag Archives: America

United Sweets of America

As we approach Christmas Day, there are usually more sweet things on offer, wherever you go – the office, get-togethers, even supermarket tasters and freebies. In the UK, Old School traditionalists are cracking open a family tin of Quality Street … Continue reading

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Born in the USA #cupcakes

Us Brits proudly stand behind the fairy cake.  But cupcakes were definitely born in the USA.  So to celebrate American Independence Day this week, I created these peanut butter and jelly cupcakes, in honour of the all-American sandwich, which the … Continue reading

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The art of cake

I take great delight in the work of Wayne Thiebaud; an American painter who paints heavenly visions of cakes, pies and pastries.  His work is bold and colourful and was definitely a forerunner to pop art. Many people wonder if his cakes and … Continue reading

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