Reindeer Cupcakes (2016)

I still have a fondness of this Christmas so I’m glad I made time(ish) to make them this year. It’s interesting having just posted the 2013 version to spot the differences. I’d say as the bake looks fuller in the cupcake case the elements look a little more in proportion. Having said that, there wasn’t…… Continue reading Reindeer Cupcakes (2016)

Gingerbread Cupcakes

The festive season called for festive cupcakes. I bought the gingerbread figure decorations at the Cake and Bake Show in November so they had to be part of my work Christmas buffet. I used a simple Gingerbread recipe with brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and of course ginger. The decorations called for piped icing. Piping remains…… Continue reading Gingerbread Cupcakes

Millionaire Shortbread (Dec 2015)

This is my 1st Christmas Eve working at my current company and I wanted to reward the staff who were in the daily meeting I minute for still being in work. Overall they turned out alright. I could improve the ratio of shortbread, caramel and chocolate. Looking at the cross-section I think I may have…… Continue reading Millionaire Shortbread (Dec 2015)