FOOD & COCKTAILS, NORTH EAST

Where to get the coolest cake pops

Okay, cake pops are nothing new, but while we’re used to a little ball of cake on the end of a stick, luxurious Magnum-style cake pops are taking over – and we’re in love! Glorious Grey Uzma Jannath, Darlington Monsters Inc. Tandcakess, Durham Pokemon Cake-Ology, Newcastle Pretty in Pink Connie’s Cakes, Hartlepool Blondies Oak Leaf […]

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FOOD & COCKTAILS, GIFT GUIDES

Valentine’s cakes to give a sweet gift

Make Valentine’s Day a whole lot better with these scrumptuous sweet treats 10 inch Heart Donut Big Fat Donut Co, Newcastle Smash Box Oak Leaf Cakery, Stockton Valentine/Galentine Collection Great British Cupcakery, Newcastle Valentine’s Boxes Sara’s Cakes North East Cupcake Bouquet Tandcakess, Durham The Cute Box Cadence Cakes, Newcastle Loaded Treatbox The Cake Boutique, Darlington […]

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FOOD & COCKTAILS

Waitrose saves our celebrations with launch of new cakes

Waitrose are launching a selection of new cakes in response to the trend for afternoon tea and an increase in at-home celebrations.  Last year, the popularity of afternoon tea soared as people looked to celebrate special occasions at home, and in the last week alone, searches on Waitrose.com are already up over 1000% versus the […]

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RECIPES

Creative cake recipes for Christmas

Tired of Christmas pudding and want to try something new? Here’s some festive recipes to give you some inspiration. Festive Spiced Latté Cake Preparation time: 25 minutes, plus coolingCooking time: 50 minutes Serves: 10–12 Ingredients 250g unsalted butter, melted 300g self-raising white flour 1 tsp baking powder 250g Billington’s Light Brown Soft Sugar ½ tsp […]

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