Author: Peggy Porschen
One Batter, Fifty Cakes
Author: Gina Greifenstein
Publisher: Silverback Books
50 easy palate-pleasers from 1 simple batter! Whether you need a coffee cake for a mid-morning pick me up, or a show-stopper for a formal gathering, this book provides ample ideas across the board. Also includes fresh decorating ideas and alternatives to traditional frosting.
Cakes in Bloom
Author: Peggy Porschen
Cakes in Bloom is a celebration of Peggy Porschen's artistry, skill and dexterity within the world of sugarcraft. In this stunning book, Peggy shares her repertoire of incomparable sugar blooms, from vintage roses to exotic frangipani, and the secrets behind her expert modelling techniques. After introducing the basic techniques and specialist tools you'll need, there are 24 varieties of flower to create, all accompanied by detailed step-by-step photography and glorious shots of the finished flowers - both close up and in position on some of Peggy's signature wedding cake designs. The ultimate reference and inspiration for sugarcrafters, the book reflects Peggy's mastery of a breathtaking array of flowers, creatively used on a variety of cakes.
Presents thirty designs for wedding cakes and celebration pastries, providing tips on incorporating the theme of a wedding, pairing a cake with acompanying pastries, and directions on carving, sculpting, and stacking cakes.
Love Layer Cakes
Author: Peggy Porschen
There is no more indulgent treat than layers of flavoured sponge sandwiched together with scrummy fillings and decorated in the prettiest ways possible. Containing over 30 recipes for delectable sponges and mouth-watering fillings, this book provides the inspiration for years of flavoursome and fool-proof baking.
Author: Nadine Horn, Jorg Mayer
Over 80 recipes for vegan BBQ fans! If preparing a meat--free BBQ seems a challenge then look no further than the host of recipes in this gorgeous, mouth--watering collection. The beautifully illustrated recipes include Quinoa and Chickpea Burgers, Portobello Mushroom Paninis, Aubergine Gyros, Grilled Onigiri, Peppered Tofu Steaks, Cauliflower Cutlets, Celeriac Steaks, Zucchini Parcels, Stuffed Peppers, Grilled Onions with Romesco Sauce, Crispy Potato Skins with Guacamole, Braised Radishes in Black Pepper Butter, as well as Dips, Sauces, Salads, Salsas, Pickles, and Breads. These startling original recipe ideas, created for you by the two food blogger and best--selling authors, will surely convince you that not having meat or fish is no hardship when it comes to throwing a successful BBQ. So spread out the picnic blanket, set the table in the garden or on the balcony, it's time to enjoy a perfect al fresco meal with friends and family. In 2016 a survey investigating vegan eating and lifestyle habits -- the first of its kind -- confirmed that over 500,000 people in the UK are following a vegan diet, making veganism one of Britain's fastest--growing lifestyle movements.
Begins with an easy-to-follow introduction showing the equipment, basic recipes and techniques needed to make the cakes. This work helps readers of various skill levels to go onto the subsequent chapters such as: Cookies, Cup Cakes, Miniature Cakes and Large Cakes. All the designs have comprehensive instructions and photographs.
A sourcebook to the intersection between art and technology identifies the major female players in this movement, featuring a series of essays exploring the line between these two fields written by artists and promoters who are well respected in their fields. (Fine Arts)
Lovely Layer Cakes
Author: Peggy Porschen
Publisher: Quadrille Publishing
Containing over 30 recipes for delectable sponges, fillings, and toppings, Lovely Layer Cakes provides the inspiration for flavorsome and foolproof baking. For better baking, Peggy divulges many of her golden rules for baking the perfect sponge, plus professional cheats and tricks for perfect cake decorating. Perhaps best of all, the book comes with two free food-safe cake stencils, featuring exclusive designs by Peggy Porschen herself so that you can effortlessly recreate her designs from the book.
Author: Jan Hedh, Charlotte Gawell
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
Cake is the centerpiece of every birthday, every wedding, and every celebration. It can also bring enjoyment to an ordinary day, as a well-earned slice of delicious indulgence. Here are fifty-eight spectacular cakes from master confectioner and baker Jan Hedh, whose truly artistic touch with desserts is a pleasure to behold. He takes you into his kitchen and shows you the secrets behind his spectacular creations: the different types of batters and frosting, the best techniques for constructing layer cakes, and how to make professional-looking decorations. Some of the tempting desserts featured here include: Strawberry and Rhubarb Charlotte Truffle Cake Raspberry and Almond Layer Cake Apple Meringue Cake Marbled Chocolate Mousse Cake Champagne Cake with Raspberry Jam Also featured are full-color photographs by Charlotte Gawell, which not only display the cakes in all their mouthwatering glory, but also illustrate every step of the baking and decorating techniques, making even the most detailed and delicate processes easy to understand. This is a beautiful collection of ornate cakes that every baker will want to master!
Author: Michael Hirst, Gianluigi Colalicci
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Contains nearly three hundred photographs taken by Takashi Okamura showing the entire Ceiling, individual panels showing such scenes as the Creation of Adam and the Deluge, and details of prophets, sibyls, nudes, and other stunning figures.
Peggy Porschen spearheaded the whole shift of cake decor from traditional to cutting edge. In this collection of favourite recipes, readers will find a dazzling selection of cookies and cakes, ranging from the simple to the extraordinary.
Author: Harold Davis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
A Vintage Wedding
Author: Katie Fforde
Publisher: Random House
A vintage wedding, romance, and a happy-ever-after ending - what more could you want from the 'modern-day Jane Austen'? In a small Cotswold country town, Beth, Lindy and Rachel are looking for new beginnings. So they set up in business, organising stylish and perfectly affordable vintage weddings. Soon they are busy arranging other people's Big Days. What none of them know is that their own romances lie waiting, just around the corner ...
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.