Road Test

Roadtest: Loyal Bio-degradable Piping Bags

Roadtest: Loyal Bio-degradable Piping Bags

LOYAL BAKEWARE BIODEGRADABLE BAGS PROVIDED BY LOYAL BAKEWARE We all want to make the best decisions with a green conscious mind, but we also need hygienic, functional products, and when it comes to piping bags, the go to WAS clear plastic. I’m beyond stoked to 

Product Review: Colour Mill Oil Based Colours

Product Review: Colour Mill Oil Based Colours

COLOUR MILL COLOURS PROVIDED BY COLOUR MILL FOR REVIEW If you’ve ever (tried) to colour Swiss Meringue, or chocolate, you’ll know its a frustrating process with gel colours. That’s where oil based colours come in! Instead of being water based (like gel colours), oil based 

Product Review: Berry Fresh Freeze Dried Berry Powder

Product Review: Berry Fresh Freeze Dried Berry Powder

BERRY FRESH FREEZE DRIED FRUIT POWDER USED IN THIS REVIEW PROVIDED BY BERRY FRESH AUSTRALIA It is a truth universally acknowledged that fruit and cake go together like, well, fruit and cake! Sweet and sour, tangy and bitter, fruit adds flavour, fun, and freshness to 

Product Review: Black Cocoa Powder from Cakers Warehouse

Product Review: Black Cocoa Powder from Cakers Warehouse

Black frosting. It’s the holy grail of frostings. It can be achieved, but it comes at a cost, usually a weird taste, green teeth, and green.. other stuff. I had heard of Black Cocoa Powder, used to make what you may have heard of as 

Product Review: Cake Tools by Cake Dutchess

Product Review: Cake Tools by Cake Dutchess

When I heard that my friend Etty Van Urk, aka Cake Dutchess, was creating ultra high quality, solid steel modelling tools, I could not have been more excited. Even as someone that doesn’t model all that often, it was obvious watching other modellers, that there 

Product Review: Natural Food Gels from Magic Colours

Product Review: Natural Food Gels from Magic Colours

Natural Food Gel colours by Magic Colours provided by Loyal Bakeware There’s a new colour range out from Magic Colors, and this one is 100% Natural! Awesome!  I gave them a LIVE test run in the Buttercream Lounge, so head on over if you want 

Product Review: Loyal Pro 360 Turntable

Product Review: Loyal Pro 360 Turntable

TURNTABLE PROVIDED BY LOYAL BAKEWARE Those of you that know me, know I LOVE my Ateco 613 Turntable. LOVE it. Its smooth running, perfectly balanced, and single handedly the most important cake tool I have. Its also the most expensive. Thats even assuming you can 

Product Review: Roxy and Rich Natural Colours for Buttercream

Product Review: Roxy and Rich Natural Colours for Buttercream

Natural colourings have been round for ages, but I have always resisted using them because they were bland, lacklustre colours, the results were unreliable, and they tasted gross. When I heard about Roxy and Rich’s new Natural Fat Dispersible Dust Colours, I was interested to 

Product Review: Americolor Shades Fall 2017

Product Review: Americolor Shades Fall 2017

AMERICOLOR GELS PROVIDED BY AMERICOLOR The newest shades from Americolor are out, and boy are they cool. They’re the in between shades, that are hard to nail just so. I gave them a test run thanks to my friends at Americolor, and made a Princess 

Product Review: Over the Top Buttercream

Product Review: Over the Top Buttercream

BUTTERCREAM PROVIDED BY KWARE, FOR OVER THE TOP Before we start, can I just say how stoked I am that premade Buttercream has come so far. Not so long ago, premade Buttercreams, or products like it (that shall remain nameless), were either tasteless, or so 

Product Review: Nifty Shades of Gray

Product Review: Nifty Shades of Gray

If you’ve seen Americolor’s Nifty Shades of Gray in your local cake store, you’re probably thinking “dude I have black food colour, what do I need a bunch of grey shades for??” I will admit, I thought that too, but here’s where I was wrong. 

Product Review: Caker’s Warehouse Buttercream

Product Review: Caker’s Warehouse Buttercream

My friends at Caker’s Warehouse gave me some of their premade Buttercream to try. They gave it to me for free to see what I thought, but as you know by now, if I don’t like something, I’ll tell you straight! I’ve tasted a LOT of premade