Cake Couture

Cake Couture

Modern Sugar-craft for the Stylish Baker

Book - 2011
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A how-to guide to elegant sugar techniques, with 16 original projects.

There seems to be no end to the popularity of fancy cakes. Cake Couture is an easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide that will transform any baking beginner into a confectionery expert. Professional bakers will love the book's innovative designs and handy tips and tricks.

The book includes straightforward instruction and advice on:

Ingredients and tools Baking, building and structure, decorating Transporting, displaying and storing The best cake, icing and fondant recipes.

A practical directory of elegant decorative techniques includes designs for any occasion, including:

Chic birthday cakes, such as a laptop, city skyline, and designer shoe Cupcakes and mini cakes, such as a Sex and the City cupcake and gift bag mini cakes Special occasion cakes, such as a giant diamond ring and a Valentine's Day heart Modern wedding cakes, such as a chandelier cake and a macaroon wedding cake.

Cake Couture is the ideal resource for novice, experienced and professional bakers looking for practical instructions and fabulously chic ideas.

Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2011.
ISBN: 9781554079490
Branch Call Number: 641.86539 DAM
Characteristics: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Blazevski, Maki


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Feb 04, 2018

All fondant, all the time.

LocketLibrarian Mar 19, 2012

beautiful for inspiration but not for the novice decorator

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