Baking Advice

Welcome to our new The Cake Decoration Shop Blog. We have been baking for many years and started our own family run business in 2009, we started the business making cakes, then we started helping fellow bakers by supplying ingredients and tools, then in the last 2 years we have started workshops teaching too. Unleash […]

Here at The Cake Decoration Shop we have 2 types of food colouring, powder form and gel based.  With regards to gel based colours we feel these work best for colouring large quantities of buttercream, fondant and sponge. With regards to powder colours, these are ideal for colour small amounts of fondant, sfp or modelling paste when making small cake decorations. Step […]

We here at The Cake Decoration Shop we love to bake and have found that every one is going mad for the Rainbow Cake. We find the traditional food colouring that is found in most supermarkets and that is usually in liquid form will really not help achieve these amazing colours. We at The Cake Decoration Shop would always […]

So our local printer John from TTlithio printer walks into our shop on Saturday and was to my surprise looking to decorate a cake in the shape of a wolfs face, with a little help from us he managed to design the cake as illustrated, he bought some Sugarflair gel based food colouring, piping bag, JEM 235 piping […]