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Creative Sugar Craft

Creative Sugar Craft Volume 5 Issue 2

Creative SugarCraft has everything you want to know about making beautiful creations in the kitchen from decorative cakes, pop cakes and beautiful sugar projects. Every issue is pack full of ideas with amazing articles, shopping guides and heaps of projects including some fantastic baking recipes.

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from the editor

With Christmas just around the corner, we have some great ideas for you to make in this issue for the festive season. Why not try some of our Friands or Christmas cupcakes to have a special homemade treat for the day. If you don’t have enough time for Christmas baking, there are great ideas for the holidays and birthdays. Our Farmyard cover cake is the perfect idea for any child’s birthday party and you may want to try our ice-cream cone cakes to impress the kids on a hot summer’s day. Also, make sure you check out our news and shopping guide pages and if you have any news that you would like to tell everyone, please send an email to subs@wpco.com.au. We hope you enjoy this issue and welcome your thoughts and…

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geode cakes

A new trend in wedding cakes, the geode cake is simply breathtaking! Instead of the typical pastel flowers or bride-and-groom toppers, adventurous chefs are using sugar crystals to create glittering cakes. The trend has taken the world by storm and interestingly enough the geode cake is said to have first emerged in Australia. We spoke to Samantha Mountstephen from The Sugar Kitchen who shared her experience on re-creating this intriguing cake. Speaking about the trend, Samantha exclaims that crystals, geodes and metallic are all trending right now – you would have to be hiding under a huge sugar rock not to have noticed! “I would scan Instagram and Pinterest and they were infiltrating my feeds across social media,” explains Sam. “I was inspired ar tistically by Australian fashion label, Gorman. They released…

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events to mark in your calendar

Australia • Cake Bake and Sweets Show, 21 – 23 October 2016, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre The greatest baking, dessert and entertainment show will come to Melbourne on 21st to 23rd October 2016. Devoted to the world of baking and the art of cake decorating, the Cake Bake and Sweets Show offers everything a passionate baker, cake decorator or sweet tooth could ever dream of. Exciting offerings from the event include celebrity demonstrations, classes and interactive workshops, as well as the chance for attendees to learn new skills and techniques, get top tips and baking advice, sample and buy tasty treats, stock up on the latest supplies and get their books signed by popular baking stars. For more information, visit: www.cakebakeandsweets.com/melbourne/ International • Salon du Chocolat, 28 October – 1 November 2016,…

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new book releases

Bake to Impress by Christian Hümbs Bored of regular baking? Looking for new challenges? Discover a whole new world of baking creativity with Bake to Impress and take your baking to the next level with exceptional and exciting cake and dessert recipes from macarons to muffins and beyond. Perfect for hobby bakers seeking new challenges or anyone looking for baking inspiration. RRP $22.15 Sensational Sculpted Cakes: 9 Amazing Designs to Carve, Shape and Decorate by Rose Macefield Learn how to level, stack, slice through and buttercream cakes and support their structure where required with dowels and cake boards. Rose shows how to sculpt shapes freehand or using templates, then how to cover a cake board and various shapes of sculpted cake with fondant. She also covers how to decorate the result with a…

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friends at the farm – part 1

STABLE INGREDIENTS • 2 x 5inch Square Cakes• Red, White and Black Fondant• Smaller quantities of Pale Yellow, Brown and Sandy Coloured Fondant EQUIPMENT • 14inch Round Wooden Board• 5inch Square Card Board• Large Knife• Rolling Pin• Small Non-Stick Rolling Pin• Non-Stick Mat• Cake Smoother• Cutting Wheel• Metal Ruler• Pizza Wheel• Square Cutter Set• Clay Gun THE MIDDLE TIER INGREDIENTS • 8inch Round x 6inch tall Cake• Pale Blue Fondant• Pale Green Fondant EQUIPMENT • 8inch Round Card Board• Rolling Pin• Non-Stick Mat• Pizza Cutting Wheel• Assorted Shapes Tin Cutter Set• Airbrush• Green, Blue Air Brush Colour (see note) THE BOTTOM TIER INGREDIENTS • 10inch Round x 4inch tall Cake• Green Fondant EQUIPMENT • 10inch Round Card Board• Rolling Pin• Non-Stick Mat• Cake Smoother BALES OF HAY INGREDIENTS • Yellow Fondant EQUIPMENT • Green 26 Gauge Florist Wire• Small Pointy Nosed Scissors• Cutting Wheel• Rectangle…

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rosette ruffle wedding cake

CAKE INGREDIENTS • 450gm Butter, softened• 3½ Cups Sugar• 6 Egg Yolks• 5½ Cups Sifted Flour• 5 Teaspoons Baking Powder• 2½ Cup Milk• 1 Tablespoon Vanilla Extract• 3 Tablespoon Grated Lemon Rind ICING INGREDIENTS • 250gm Butter, softened• 4 Cups Icing Sugar• ½ Teaspoon Vanilla Extract• 1 Tablespoon Finally Grated Lemon Rind• 100ml Passionfruit (Fresh or Canned) DECORATING INGREDIENTS • 4kg Turquoise Fondant (Satin Ice)• 20gm White Fondant• 10gm Pink Fondant DECORATING EQUIPMENT • Cake Decorating Glue• Small Paintbrush• Baking Paper• Small (9inch) Rolling Pin• Flower Foam Pad• Ball Tool• Cake Smoother• 5 Dowels• Tooth Picks• Fondant Ribbon Cutter• 30cm Cake Stand• Silver 1Inch Ribbon• Bride and Groom• Handheld Cake Steamer• White sanding sugar• Silver Rainbow Dust LEMON BUTTER CAKE WITH PASSIONFRUIT ICING Note: This recipe will make level two of this cake which is a 20cm round cake…