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  1. Becky replied to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    Tempered chocolate should be sturdy enough for that as long as it's not too thin, and I guess you could wrap it around the outside of...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 5:02 PM
  2. daphne1220 replied to the thread Orange Juice Disaster.

    I did cream the butter and sugar first. It was the first time I was using this recipe so I decided to follow it as written and added the...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 12:51 PM
  3. MsJoJo replied to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    Oh this doesn’t need a shiny finish just smooth Thanks for your help guys

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:27 AM
  4. MsJoJo replied to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    Thanks for you replies , the cake image has the hoops made separately you assemble the cake then slide them over, yes it would be easier...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:26 AM
  5. Becky replied to the thread Orange Juice Disaster.

    Welcome to the forum! :) Agreed that it's crucial to cream the (cold) butter and sugar together thoroughly first. Out of interest, do...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:18 AM
  6. Becky liked Norcalbaker59's post in the thread Orange Juice Disaster.

    The order of mixing is very important. In a butter cake recipe you cream the butter and sugar. Then beat in the eggs one at a time....

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:15 AM
  7. Becky replied to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    Thanks for the photo, I had pictured something completely different! Good advice from @Norcalbaker59 ^^^ :) This is definitely...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:14 AM
  8. Becky liked Norcalbaker59's post in the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    In the US we call that a cake collar. It is made with chocolate. Some people use candy melts/coating. I personally never use candy...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:12 AM
  9. Becky liked MsJoJo's post in the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    [ATTACH] So then my next task is to work out how to replicate the decoration around the hoop ! I have some ideas tomorrow I will...

    08A8D7D4-7015-4DD4-AB7F-3249280B8449.png Jan 17, 2019 at 10:11 AM
  10. Becky replied to the thread heavy loaf and it crumbles when slicing.

    I'm relatively new to sourdough myself, but I've been following this recipe and found it to be very good:...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:11 AM
  11. Norcalbaker59 replied to the thread Orange Juice Disaster.

    The order of mixing is very important. In a butter cake recipe you cream the butter and sugar. Then beat in the eggs one at a time....

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:26 AM
  12. Norcalbaker59 replied to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    In the US we call that a cake collar. It is made with chocolate. Some people use candy melts/coating. I personally never use candy...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:18 AM
  13. MsJoJo attached a file to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    [ATTACH] So then my next task is to work out how to replicate the decoration around the hoop ! I have some ideas tomorrow I will...

    08A8D7D4-7015-4DD4-AB7F-3249280B8449.png Jan 16, 2019 at 8:07 PM
  14. jamesgs posted a new thread.

    heavy loaf and it crumbles when slicing

    i am new to bread making, with that said using a sourdough starter, i have made my third loaf and it rises just fine, tastes good but it...

    Forum: Bread

    Jan 16, 2019 at 5:26 PM
  15. MsJoJo replied to the thread How to make sturdy deep white chocolate hoop to surround wedding cake ?.

    Also best method to imitate the basic decoration on these hoops? I have some ideas going to do a few trials !

    Jan 16, 2019 at 3:44 PM
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