Simple Buttercream

Simple Butter-cream Ingredients: Makes more than enough for 24 cupcakes – 350g of unsalted butter 500g sifted icing sugar 50ml milk at room temperature 1tsp vanilla extract or extract of your choice . Method: Ensure that the butter is very soft. You can either leave the butter out of the fridge overnight, or zap it 20 seconds at a time in …

Sweet Sour Chicken

The Meat: 450g  skinless and boneless Chicken cut into pieces about 2cm thick and 3 -4cm long The Sauce: Ingredients: 3/4 cup white sugar   5 ml molasses 
1/3 cup white vinegar 
1 cup pineapple juice cup 
30ml soy sauce 
30ml ketchup  2 tablespoons cornstarch  2 tablespoons water  2.5 ml chili powder (optional)  5ml fresh ginger   Directions Place the sugar, …

Vinaigrette

45ml Olive Oil 30ml Vinegar 10ml Sugar 2.5ml Salt 2.5ml Pepper 2.5ml Paprika 5ml Mustard powder   Mix all the ingredients together until an emulsion forms. You can add Herbs to taste.

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe

INGREDIENTS 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 cups sugar ¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 teaspoons baking powder 1½ teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon espresso powder 1 cup milk ½ cup vegetable or canola oil 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup boiling water INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 325º F. Prepare two 9-inch cake pans by spraying …

Vanilla Cake

Ingredients: 2 cups pastry flour  – 280g 1 cup all purpose flour – 140g 15ml baking powder – 12g 2.5ml salt 230g butter (at room temperature) 2 cups sugar 4 large eggs 1 cup buttermilk 5ml vanilla extract Method: Preheat oven to 325ºF or 160ºC Weigh the butter into the bowl of the electric mixer Measure the sugar into a …

Royal Icing

ROYAL ICING 456 g confectioners (icing) sugar 85 ml liquid pasteurized egg 5ml Cream of Tartar 1. Make sure all of the equipment to be used is grease free. 2. Sift the icing sugar 3. Place all the sifted sugar and egg whites into a mixing bowl and stir by hand until most of the sugar has been absorbed into …

Easy Garlic and Herb Focaccia

Focaccia Bread YOU WILL NEED 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 garlic cloves, finely minced 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme 2 teaspoons chopped fresh rosemary 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper 150 ml) warm water 1 3/4 teaspoons active dry yeast 1 teaspoon honey 216 grams all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt MAKE DOUGH In a cold medium skillet, combine …

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Cake Menu

Our cakes generally consist of 4 layers cake, and 3 layers filling unless specified otherwise Classic Vanilla Cake – vanilla butter cake filled with three layers of pure Madagascar vanilla buttercream Vanilla Sandwich – vanilla cake with two layers of vanilla buttercream and one layer of raspberry preserve Blueberry Lemon Cake – vanilla butter cake filled with two layers of …

What is Gelatine?

In short – gelatine is a protein obtained by boiling skin, tendons, ligaments, and/or bones with water. Usually derived from Cows and Pigs. Gelatine is what make a liquid set into a jelly like substance. Gelatine is clear and doesn’t have a strong taste or odour, unless you burn it. Retail gelatine is available in powder form and in industry …