Thursday January 5th 2017 | 10:21

National Baking Week tips……

A few tips from our fabulous bakers

HOMEPAGE

We were approached by a Government team for some bakers to supply ‘top tips’ for national baking week and gained additional coverage through this.

Here are some great tips from some of our bakers…..

From the trial, errors and a lot of learning from every bake orders Gone out from my kitchen, my tip would be.....

Dinosaur cake from Bake-e

Add a tablespoon to double cream and milk each to your cake batter to get that extra moist and fluff in your 

https://www.mumsbakecakes.co.uk/store/bake-e

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Replace butter in your biscuit recipe with a dairy-free spread, It will reduce sat fat content. If there’s no milk or eggs mentioned this will also make it vegan.

Or…

Make or cut holes in biscuits to decorate them instead of using icing. This reduces excess sugar use. Get creative!

Cookies from conscious confections

www.mumsbakecakes.co.uk/store/conscious-confections

Clare Neilson

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

When making a Victoria sponge it is important that the flour, fat, sugar and egg ratio are all the same. i.e 4:4:4:4. So when baking with eggs of different sizes make sure that the amount of egg is the same weight as the other ingredients (out of the shell of course!) e.g each individual ingredient weighs 4oz. Sorry not in metric measurements!

Cakes from Abdara Homemade

www.mumsbakecakes.co.uk/store/abdara-homemade

Sue Everett Abdara Homemade

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

If your cakes are cooking more on one corner chances are it’s because of the heat emitted from the light inside the oven. If your oven allows it then switch off the light, otherwise you can make a ‘cup’ with silver foil to fit on top of lamp

Minion cake from Rania the Cake Fairy

https://www.mumsbakecakes.co.uk/store/rania-the-cake-fairy

Rania

Hope these help and if baking still isn’t for you then you can always buy one from our amazing bakers at www.mumsbakecakes.co.uk

To Order

Click image to order

Join our baking army

Click ti become a baker

For all our Social media pages follow the links below

Click to go to linkedinClick to go to instagramClick to go to InstagramClick to got to pinterestClick to go to youtubeClick to go to facebook

Email us

Click to go to email us

Special Offers

Click to go to our voucher page