Posts Tagged: piping gel

Jolly Good Hints & Tips!

Jolly Good Hints & Tips!

Today I thought I’d share some really useful general tips to help make it easier to turn your cakes into jolly good cakes! ♦ When covering a cake in sugar paste, use a pizza wheel to trim the excess icing around the bottom of the cake.  The smooth, continuous motion makes a much neater finish than… Read more

Piping Gel – 10 Jolly Good Uses!

Piping Gel – 10 Jolly Good Uses!

Piping gel is a thick, clear, super sticky gel. It has a sweet taste but doesn’t really have much of a flavour.  You can buy it in small tubs from cake decorating shops or online.  Buy the smallest tub – you generally only need tiny amounts and even if you use it very regularly (which you will when… Read more

Incredible Edible Printing!

Incredible Edible Printing!

The edible image printer is a jolly good invention!  (Dear Father Christmas ….!)  It’s similar to a normal printer, but uses edible ink cartridges to print onto edible wafer paper sheets.  Wafer paper, as it now tends to be called, is the same as rice paper, but now tends to be made from potato starch!  Wafer paper does… Read more