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Italian Villa Compton Acres Wedding

Don’t be fooled by this little sweetie pies demure exterior. Up close and  personal this wedding cake was full of intricate lace stencil detail and a tiny bit of classy sparkle. Trimmed with the colours on each tier to match the bridesmaids and it was set to go. Great cake lovers Becky and Barry do […]

Miss Ingredient is Mad about Baking

My recent claim to fame, my brush with celebrity meant that I took part in an episode of the second series of Baking Mad with Eric Lanlard, a Channel 4 Baking programme hosted by the deliciously delightful Eric Lanlard, french patisserie chef to the Great and Good. It was one of the most nerve wracking […]

National Chocolate Cake Day

Can you actually believe that there is an official chocolate cake day, could life get any better? Most upsetting though is the fact that I missed the occasion and so today I am going to belatedly celebrate it and I recommend that you do the same. Rather like Doctors orders, these are Miss Ingredient’s orders. […]

Wedding Industry Awards 2012

This winter I set myself certain projects and goals, one of which was to win an award. Last October The Wedding Industry Awards came to light, an award voted for by your clients and in November I was thrilled and honoured to discover I had won the Regional award for the South West of England […]

Edible Photo Cake for Koy Thai Tapas

There is a certain lucky chap who has an incredible and romantic girlfriend. Katie went to huge lengths to arrange this edible photograph cake to be made in time for the opening of his new restaurant Koy Thai Tapas in Bournemouth on Wednesday. High levels of espionage took place over several frustrating days to obtain […]

Exploding with excitement…

I am so pleased to tell all my lovely, precious clients from the last two years that you that thanks to all of you, I have made it through the next round of voting and am now the regional winner Cake Designer for the South West in the 2012 Wedding Industry Awards and on my way […]

Simple as that……

Less is more and the classic simplicity of this wedding cake proves the point. Made and set in place at Compton Acres Italian Gardens last month to celebrate the nuptials of the lovely Kathryn and Oliver, it fitted perfectly into their very beautiful decor. Four tiers of deliciousness incorperating two big fruit cakes so I […]