Baking is at times as much a science as it is an art. Just a pinch of certain ingredients can have a major affect and greatly improve the taste and texture of baked goods. Here’s a breakdown of some of the most … Continue reading
This Valentine’s day show your sweetie your love with these decadent chocolate covered ganache and raspberry icing candies. 1 pound (455 g) semisweet chocolate, finely chopped 1 tablespoon (15 g) butter, softened 1/2 cup (1 75 ml) heavy whipping cream 2 … Continue reading
Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it. Why not give your sweetie something quite different, but equally delicious as the standard box of candy. These beautiful cookies are sure to melt anyone’s heart. All of these cookies are made … Continue reading
Creating firm cookies with a perfect surface for cookie icings can be challenging. This recipe will help, yielding cookies with a simple, subtle sweetness that hold their shape when baked and are enhanced with icing. Baked cookies, with or without … Continue reading
Last week we looked forward at upcoming trends, this week we look back at our most popular tools in 2015. These essential tools can streamline your work, add a special touch or simply make your job a lot easier.
Make it easy to fill molds. The small opening on these bottles make them ideal for painting details in molds. Any standard size decorating tip can be attached to bottle.
Used for rolling out cookie/ pastry dough. 1/16”, 1/8”, ¼” thick strips. Ensures uniform dough so it bakes more evenly.
In a word: convenience! The 12” bags are a good size for most projects. Disposable bags makes clean-up quick and easy.
Locking Plates and Pillars
Create a very secure stacked cake. These plates and pillars can also be used for separating cakes for a ‘traditional’ look.
This tool has a nice sharp point that is useful in so many ways. Use for modeling fondant or gum paste, or for marking patterns into cake icing.
Hollow Plastic Dowels
These heavy duty dowels provide strong support for stack cakes.
Food Doodle Pens
A fun way to write or draw on your creations. This set of 10 fine tip markers (2 are black). They are great for fine details and lines.
Lightweight, but tough decorating bags. Flexible, washable, and reusable.
Edible Glaze Spray
Protect and add shine to projects with this spray. Glaze is edible.
Gold and silver metallics are definitely a hot trend right now. These products are the best way to get a metallic finish on your projects. Mix with grain alcohol for a ‘high-shine’ look. For more about metallics click here.
Funky Alphabet Cutters
These cutters are approximately 1 3/8″ tall and are designed to create fine, elegant motifs with fondant or gum paste.
To help you get ready for the new year, we have a great sale on all of these items until January 31, 2016.
The New Year is upon us and there are quite a few trends that we are really excited about. Of course you can also mix and match trends to create something completely unique. Let’s start with Pantone’s Color of the year … Continue reading
Metallics can inject glitz into your confectionary creations. From traditional gold and silver to pastels and unexpected colors like olive and rust, metallics add a beautiful touch to cookies, cakes or any other treats your making this holiday. Continue reading
It’s that time of year to break out the Christmas decorations, the eggnog and most importantly the ugly sweaters! These cookies are a fun, tacky take off on the trendy tradition. Continue reading
Homemade treats are some of the best gifts you can give during the holidays! Try something new this season from barks and candy to cookies and bars, we’ve got something for everyone on your list. Cookies, Bars & Brownies Basic Shortbread … Continue reading
Every Christmas season our creative employees have a fun and friendly contest to design and decorate Gingerbread Houses. This year they outdid themselves. Help us decide the winner! Continue reading