Microwavable ‘Spray Cake’ Batter

VIDEO: Harvard Students Invent Microwavable Cake Batter, 'Spray Cake'

We couldn’t believe our eyes when we saw this video about Spray Cake from a can… yes, you read that correctly! You just have to see it to believe it. Join the conversation and tell us what you think in the comments. Two Harvard students have created something that’s never been done before. ‘Spray Cake’ […]

Vinny Garcia of The Bleeding Heart Bakery Has Passed Away

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It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news of beloved cakemaker Vinny Garcia’s passing on Dec 1, 2013. My heart goes out to Michelle, their children and all survived by Vinny.  He will be greatly missed. Former Bleeding Heart Bakery owner Vinny Garcia passed away yesterday from leukemia complications. Garcia’s decline […]

UK’s Amazing Rainbow Unicorn Cake

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This October, the UK celebrated their annual National Baking Week with an incredible, 100% edible pop-up sweet shop titled “Baketopia” in London. “Cake curator” Emma Thomas (a.k.a. Miss Cakehead) brought together a team of the UK’s finest food artists to create the Wonka-esque landscape, which featured more than 3000 portions of baked goods for guests […]

Presenting the OSSAS Issue of Cake Central Magazine!

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Just released: the much-anticipated OSSAS issue of Cake Central Magazine (Volume 4, Issue 11)! On September 27, the Cake Central team packed our bags and flew to Tulsa to attend one of the country’s most anticipated cake decorating competitions, the Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show (OSSAS). Hosted and directed by Kerry Vincent, one of the industry’s […]

44 Scariest Halloween Cakes From Sugar Spooks

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  It’s clear after a quick scan of the Cake Central galleries that cakemakers know how to celebrate Halloween. Some spook-loving sugar artists, however, have taken frightening frosting to a whole new level! For the last two months, 44 cakemakers from around the world have been at work creating gruesome goodies for the first ever Halloween […]

“Cakenweenie:” Cakemakers Create 100 Tim Burton Cakes

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On August 23rd, we celebrated the 55th birthday of visionary filmmaker Tim Burton with our Top Tim Burton-Inspired Cakes, and it seems we weren’t the only cakemakers paying homage to this creative mind! Decorators from around the world collaborated on August 25th, 2013 to create one hundred cakes, each inspired by a character from one […]

Top 7 Cake Movie Moments

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From the enchanted world of Harry Potter to Truvy Jones’ wacky southern salon, cake has made an appearance in some of Hollywood’s most iconic scenes. Though it may not always look tasty, it’s always memorable. Here’s our list of the most unforgettable cake movie moments. Matilda (1996): Bruce Bogtrotter’s chocolate cake In this scene from […]

Announcing the Return of Cake Central Classes – Dallas TX

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Cake Central is bringing together the industry’s best instructors, providing a premium experience with a superior education. From East to West and everything in between, a Cake Central class is headed to a city near you. Classes offer highly personal, hands-on-training, from the foundations of cake decorating to the latest trends and techniques. Whether you […]

Happy Birthday, Martha Stewart!

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Happy Birthday, Martha Stewart! Our favorite hostess with the mostest is celebrating her 72nd birthday on August 3rd, 2013 and we’re sure she’ll be having a lovely party to celebrate with family, friends and hopefully… cake! In honor of all birthday celebrations, we wanted to share our recipes for Classic Yellow Birthday Cake and Classic […]

Internet Buzz: Animatronic Daft Punk-Inspired Cake

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At Cake Central, we’re always on the lookout for the latest and the craziest in cake design. As soon as we heard about this gravity-defying animatronic cake inspired by Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” music video, we knew we had to share it with you. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at how they made it happen.