Best Royal Icing Music
Cake Decorating

How to Choose the Best Royal Icing Recipe for Cakes or Projects

Often people are unaware of which type of Royal icing to use for their cakes or projects so below I’ve put together my two ‘go to’ recipes that will guarantee your cakes turn out successfully. One of the most versatile products used for cake decorating is Royal Icing whether it sets hard or is a

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Sieve Icing Sugar for Fondant
Cake Decorating

The Easiest Rolled Fondant Icing Recipe

There are many uses for rolled fondant as well as using it to cover a cake. For example, you can use it to make simple flower designs for cupcakes, make cut-out designs, models, bows and drapes for your cake. Unlike decorations made with gum paste, they are all edible. Fondant plus gum is possible  

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Poppy Field
Cake Decorating

5 Reasons To Make Sugar Gum Paste Flowers

The delicate sugar flowers that decorate many of today’s celebration cakes are called gum paste flowers because they are made from confectioner’s/powdered sugar that has been mixed with several ingredients including edible gum. It is made into a paste that has an elastic quality, which can be rolled very thinly then shaped easily by hand

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Gum Tree
Cake Decorating

Should I use Gum Tragacanth, CMC Tylose or GumTex?

There are three gums available for making sugar gum paste. Two are natural gum products, and the other is a chemical substitute. Natural Gums   Gum Tragacanth – is a natural gum made from the dried sap of a plant found in the Middle East. It has no taste but it does have a slight

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