New Layer Cake Video Series – Part 1 – Freezing Cake

Part 1 Cake Filling Method - Freezing Cakes

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Cake Filling Method – Freezing Cakes This is PART 1 of an updated video series on layer cake filling. Link to Part 2: Filling & Depanning Cakes Link to PART 3: Condensation This video is an introduction to building stable layer cakes in … Continue reading

Cake Frosting Kit

Buttercream Frosting Tools Giveaway

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Those of you who know me and my soft spot for cake bloopers entered your worst cakes in this giveaway because you knew it would crack me up and it worked. Erika H. wins for sharing this photo of … Continue reading

Tall Layer Cake Making

How to Make a Tall Layer Cake

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The secret to torting perfectly tight and symmetrical layer cakes that are taller or higher than the average cake This tutorial is another supplement to my most watched video that demonstrates the professional bakery method for filling layer cakes in … Continue reading

Easy Homemade Bread Dough Recipe

Easy Bread Recipe

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer VIDEO: Easy Bread Dough Recipe Here is an easy bread recipe that can be used to make sandwich bread, breadsticks, pizza, calzones, rolls, swirled loaves and more. It is simple to execute and doesn’t take much prep time. If … Continue reading

Giveaway! Heart-Shaped Pan Set

Heart Shaped Pan Set Giveaway Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferThis giveaway is now closed. WINNER: Robyn Gable Congrats, Robyn! Please email me your address so that I can send you your prize. For Valentine’s Day, Wicked Goodies is giving away a free set of Fat Daddio’s heart-shaped cake … Continue reading

Gift Ideas for Bakers & Cake Decorators

Gift Ideas for Bakers and Cake Decorators

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Here are some holiday gift ideas for the baker or cake decorator in your life. Stocking Stuffers Under $10 Mini Roller Cutter This 1 1/2″ stainless steel roller cutter is handy for all kinds of decorating projects involving fondant, modeling … Continue reading

Hemisphere Pan Set Giveaway

Hemisphere Pan Set Giveaway Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferThis giveaway is now closed. The winner will be announced on October 29th. It’s time for another reader appreciate giveaway from Wicked Goodies! Who Qualifies Anyone in the world who owns my book. Thanks for buying my book! You rock! … Continue reading

How to Make a Half Sphere Cake

How to Make a Half Sphere Cake by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The beauty of the half sphere cake is that it can be baked in such a way that no carving is needed. Here is an owl cake, a fish cake, a beach ball cake, and breast wishes cake, all made … Continue reading

How to Fill Layer Cakes

How to Fill Cakes by Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer > Watch the updated VIDEO version of this tutorial << In commercial bakeries, we have a way of building filled layer cakes in the pan so that they come out in perfect cylinders, squares, rectangles, etc. This method also … Continue reading

Best Cake Baking Pans to Buy

Best Cake Pans to Buy

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer When it comes to cake pans, the best long-term investment for your bakery is deep, thick gauge solid aluminum pans. Why springform pans aren’t good for bakeries They are typically made of thin gauge, cheap metal. They do not conduct … Continue reading

How to Bake a Cake with a Heating Core

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer The heating core is a nifty gadget that helps radiate heat into the center of large or deep cakes, dramatically reducing baking time and allowing for a more even rise and a more evenly baked cake. This is particularly … Continue reading