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When it comes to food colouring, we often settle for the ordinary, generic options available at the local grocery store, partly because it's easily accessible and partly cause we simply don't know the difference between all the options out there.
Here are our top 3 picks of food colours and the best part is they are all Australia made and owned:
Get ready for our next instalment of "Meet the Brand"! We are thrilled to shine the spotlight on PICNARTSugar this time around.
Picnart is one of the leading sprinkle companies in Australia owned by Irush, a proud mother of two beautiful boys. Irush is a dedicated multitasker who knows the art of balancing work from home and running errands, just like any other mom.
As a new mother, she discovered her passion for cake decorating by handcrafting fondant figures for her little ones' birthdays.
If you’re familiar with the baking world, you have probably seen these fun-looking 2d effect cakes that look like a vintage comic or a cartoon.
These 2d comic cakes have been around for a while, but seem to be getting more and more popular. In fact, they are nominated in many listings as one of the cake trends for 2023. And we totally understand why.
Comic cakes are colourful, playful and really eye-catching, sure to wow everyone.
Floral cakes are a classic that never go out of fashion. Usually, the floral effect is achieved by using masterful piping technique, or excellent hand-paint skills. But, there’s one trend that is really, might we say, blooming - and that is using edible flowers in desserts.
It is a great way to add an extra layer of flavour, texture, and most importantly, visual appeal to your sweet dishes. Here are some tips for using edible flowers in your desserts.
If you are just starting out with making sugar cookies, or even been doing it for a long time you will know the heartache that comes when you pull the cookies out of the oven and their shape has spread too much making your cookie shape completely different to the cookie cutter used.
“Cake boxes don’t have to be boring” — Rachel, Co-Founder, OLBAA
Olbaa boxes came to alive end on 2019 and have been available in Australia market for nearly a year now. If you haven't tried them yet then you're seriously missing out!
Valentine's day is upon us yet again! Whilst is feels like we have only just recovered from the crazy Christmas period, it’s time to get back in those kitchens and show our loved ones how special they are.
Nothing quite says LOVE like baked goods!
One of the first things you realise as a cake maker is that getting a super red buttercream is no easy feat.
When first starting out, I was using three quarters of a bottle of my red food colouring. As I watched the dollars get poured into the bowl, I like many of you, vowed never to make red buttercream again.
Plant based cooking and baking has become hugely popular for many different reasons. With our health, the climate and the planet at the heart of conversations around the world, many of us re-think how we can live, eat, produce and consume better.