As cake artists we are often challenged with the task of creating cakes that don’t actually look like cakes. For me this style of cake is my favourite, it allows me to think outside the box of how I can make cake do something it’s really not supposed to do. It also allows me to tap into my OCD a little … I mean attention to detail is A.O.K with me! I was asked to recreate this clients favourite shoe. I know it seems like a fairly simple task, but here’s the problem. When you have to recreate something that a fan, or expert knows everything about, you truly have to pay attention to every little detail and and ensure that you are paying proper homage to the item, in this case, a Jordan High Top Sneaker. This is the shoe I was asked to create. This is a great product shot found on Google.View Post
Peanut butter is just one of those foods that brings us back to a place in our lives that we never want to forget, it’s nostalgic. I remember growing upView Post
Year after year I am faced with the challenge (well actually 4 times a year) of what will I make for my kids (and wife’s) birthday. While the kids areView Post
If it weren’t for mom I wouldn’t be half the baker I am today. I truly got my start in the kitchen growing up and learning from her. She wasView Post
So before you turn your nose up, and stop reading, trust me … Ok well you may not know me from Joe, so trust may be a stretch, it isView Post
Week one of Spring Baking Championship in the books and WOAH what a rush! As if putting parsley in my cake wasn’t a challenge enough, I had to make aView Post
Pastry cream is more commonly known as custard, a mixture of milk and egg yolks typically cooked to thicken.
Using a good quality vanilla bean definitely elevates a good pastry cream to the next level and gives you a beautifully aromatic custard with rich vanilla flavor,
and those specs, those glorious vanilla been seeds… swoon!
Have you been searching for the perfect brownie? Well I am going to be so bold to say that I have EXACTLY that. This brownie is moist, chewyView Post
Do you need a last minute Valentine’s Day gift? Or simply struggling to find the perfect gift? These Valentine’s Day brownies are SURE to be a hit, leaving your ValentineView Post
Do you love to entertain for the holidays? Do you want your guest to rave about your holiday offerings? Do you love cupcakes? … ok, that was a rhetorical question.View Post