Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes

Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes

Following the success of her first book, Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes, creative baker, Susanne Ng, shares even more exciting recipes in this second book, Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes. Using the light, fluffy and moist chiffon cake as a base, Susanne shows how you can turn out all sorts of lovely and creative cake designs that children and adults alike will love. This book includes a range of fun and attractive patterns, a greater variety of shapes and sizes, and tantalising flavours to tickle your taste buds. Complete with a comprehensive section on basic recipes and baking techniques, a detailed troubleshooting guide, and fully illustrated step-by-step recipes, Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes promises that these amazing chiffon cakes are well within reach of any home baker.

Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes

Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes

Hailed as the “cake discovery of the century” back in the late 1940s when it was first introduced to home bakers, the chiffon cake remains a firm favourite the world over seven decades on. And no wonder, as chiffon cakes are not just light, fluffy and moist, everything that is desirable in a cake, but also low in sugar and butter-free! Although chiffon cakes are typically baked round and tall, creative bakers Susanne Ng and Tan Phay Shing found that they could break from this mould (!) and inject a dose of fun and lots of creativity into making chiffon cakes a whole new way! From multi-colour patterned cakes, tiered cakes, decorated cakes and cakes with hidden designs, to shaped cakes, cake pops and cupcakes, all decorated without the need for cream or fondant, you’ll be amazed at what you can create using chiffon cake, with results that taste as good as they look! Get creative and rediscover the cake of the century with Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes today!

Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cake Basics

Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cake Basics

Deco chiffon cakes, created and popularised by bestselling author and creative baker, Susanne Ng, in 2013, started a buzz among baking communities that continues to enchant and excite home bakers the world over today. Made using Susanne’s recipe that produces light, fluffy, moist and yummy chiffon cakes, deco chiffon cakes are baked into different fun and exciting shapes, with patterns and decorations created using cake as well. Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cake Basics, a companion title to Susanne’s first two titles, Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes and Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes, is a guide to mastering the basic techniques of making deco chiffon cakes. With clearly illustrated step-by-step instructions on how to create perfect layers, mounds, spots and sectors, pipe batter and make multicoloured sheet cakes among other techniques, this book will enable bakers of any skill level to create their very own chiffon cake designs!

Creative Baking: Macaron Basics

Creative Baking: Macaron Basics

With their delicate meringue-based shells and variety of decadent fillings, macarons are the perfect treat to share with family and friends. Now you can take them to the next level with creative baker, Tan Phay Shing. Her first book, Creative Baking: Macarons, took the baking world by storm with a collection of macarons in the shape of animals, vehicles and things around the house. In this book, she shares all the basic techniques she uses to make her adorable macarons. With printable templates, video links and illustrated step-by-step instructions on how to whip up the perfect batter, pipe various shapes and designs, and even assemble macaron structures, this book will enable bakers of any skill level to create macarons of their dreams!

Creative Baking

Macaron Basics

Creative Baking

* By the same author of the bestselling Creative Baking: Macarons* A fully illustrated step-by-step guide to perfecting the basic techniques to making decorated macarons* Features a wide range of designs, from simple and complex shapes to 3D macarons* Techniques can be used on their own or combined with other techniques to create more elaborate macaron designs* Includes fully illustrated and comprehensive sections detailing ingredients and equipment used

Creative Baking: Deco Choux Pastries

Creative Baking: Deco Choux Pastries

Tan Phay Shing holds a postgraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and worked in engineering research before she chose to stay home to spend time with her children. However, her experiments did not end when she left the lab. She continues to conduct experiments, albeit of a different kind, in her home kitchen, where she bakes creative macarons, choux pastries, cookies, buns and chiffon cakes. Phay Shing shares a blog, LovingCreations4U, with Susanne Ng, author of Creative Baking: Chiffon Cakes, Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cakes and Creative Baking: Deco Chiffon Cake Basics, where they delight readers with their unique creations.

Creative Baking: Macaron

Creative Baking: Macaron

The stuff of dreams, macarons never fail to delight. These delicate meringue-based confections are perfect as a teatime treat with friends, or prettily packaged as a gift whatever the occasion. Now creative baker Tan Phay Shing has made the little confections even more irresistible by adding a touch of creativity and a whole lot of cuteness to the mix. Instead of the typical circular macarons, this collection features macarons in various shapes and sizes, from animals to vehicles and things around the house. You’ll also find recipes for a wide range of macaron fillings that are full of flavour and not cloyingly sweet. Complete with printable templates, illustrated step-by-step instructions and tips on perfecting your macaron-making technique, Creative Baking: Macarons has all you need to start mixing up these treats!

Professional Baking

Professional Baking

Provides step-by-step instructions for professional baking techniques; covers baking principles, equipment, and ingredients; and includes more than nine hundred recipes as well as tips on baking for special diets.

Sky High

Irresistible Triple-Layer Cakes

Sky High

A classic layer cake has always been the best party pleaser, but this cookbook takes dessert to a whole new level. Sky High celebrates the triple-layer cake in all its glorious incarnations with more than 40 decadent and delicious recipes. The wide range of flavors will appeal to anyone with a sweet tooth. The book features such delights as Boston Cream Pie, Mile-High Devil's Food Cake, and Key West Cake. There are even three astonishingly beautiful (and totally do-able) wedding cakes! From luscious chocolate creations to drizzled caramel confections, take simple layer cakes to new heights with Sky High.

Baking

Baking

The learn-to-bake master class in a book. The craft of baking is based on good technique. Learn the fundamentals well, and you can bake perfect cakes, cookies, tarts, breads, and pastries each and every time. That's the premise of Baking, revered cooking teacher James Peterson's master course in baking fundamentals. In more than 350 recipes and auxiliary techniques--most accompanied by illuminating step-by-step photographs--Peterson lays the foundation for lifelong baking success. This book teaches you how to build finished baked goods from their essential components, providing both maximum guidance for less experienced bakers and great creative freedom for more confident bakers. The Cakes chapter, for example, presents basic cake recipes (Moist Sponge Cake, Devil' s Food Cake) followed by frostings, fillings, and glazes (Professional-Style Buttercream, White Chocolate Ganache), allowing you to mix and match endlessly. Or, if you're looking for knockout assembled cakes, go to the end of the chapter and discover complete illustrated instructions for, say, a decadent Chocolate Hazelnut Cake with Chocolate Filling and Hazelnut Buttercream, or an elegant Peach Crème Mousseline Cake. Baking is packed with the basic, must-have recipes for every baker's repertoire (as well as more ambitious classics), such as: Pound Cake • Crème Anglaise • Chiffon Cake • Cheesecake • Classic Puff Pastry • Cherry Pie • Lemon Meringue Pie • Miniature Raw Fruit Tarts • Linzertorte • Cream Puffs • Chocolate Croissants • Cheese Danish • Basic Butter Cookies • Lemon Bars • Biscotti • Challah • Rye Bread • Focaccia • Blueberry Muffins • Scones • Flourless Chocolate Cake • Cheese Souffles • Miniature Cake Petits Fours • Apple Strudel • Napoleons • Rolled Fondant • Bûche de Noël • Éclairs • Mushroom Jalousie Copious photographs inspire and help bakers visualize the crucial moments of hundreds of recipes and techniques, including: Troubleshooting Tarts and Pies • Baking "Blind" • Making Liquid Fondant • Coating a Cake with Hot Icing • Assembling a Layer Cake without Using a Cake Stand • Decorating a Cake with a Caramel Cage • Coloring Marzipan • Making a Rolled Cake • Decorating Cookies with Colored Sugar • Filling and Using a Pastry Bag • Kneading Wet Dough in a Food Processor • Scoring Dough • Shaping a Fougasse • Repairing Chocolate Mixtures that Have Seized • Cooking Sugar Syrup to the Soft Ball Stage Thorough, approachable, and authoritative, Baking shows why James Peterson is a trusted source for home cooks of every level. Work your way through this book, and you will gain the skills you'll need for impressive results every time.