This book is great. It’s the perfect mix of delicious cake recipes and ‘how to’ decorating tips. ‘The busy girls Guide to Cake Decorating’ (David & Charles Publishers) is by Ruth Clemens of The Great British Bake off fame!
Anyway, back to the book….
So what’s in the book?
Get ready - equipment and ingredients.
This is where Ruth shows you what she uses to make the cakes in the book. It’s nearly all things that you would already have at home – with just a few exceptions. She also goes through each food ingredient and what she uses. It’s always great to get an inside view on that , don’t you think?
Get baking – Cake and icing recipes
Get decorating – Techniques and know how
Now get busy – 25 projects
Evening whip ups – to make in an hour or less.
Half day delights – When you’ve got a couple of hours
Weekend wonders – longer projects