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As you know from browsing Cake Central, our community is filled with talented bakers! One of the great things about the Cake Central community is that we love sharing tips, tricks and techniques with fellow cakemakers. Do you have a favorite cookie recipe you’d like to share? Perhaps it’s a tradition passed down through generations, […]

Metric and Imperial Recipe Conversions


How often do you find an amazing recipe only to see that the unit of measurement in not familiar to you? It may seem easier to move on and find an alternate recipe that doesn’t require conversion. With just a few minutes and a calculator, you can convert any recipe between metric and imperial with […]

Baking Converter

Use these conversion tools to assist you with all your recipe conversions   Weight From: To: gram [g] kilogram [kg] milligram [mg] ounce [oz] pound [lb] gram [g] kilogram [kg] milligram [mg] ounce [oz] pound [lb] Result: Liquid Volume From: To: cup (US) fluid ounce (US) [fl oz (US)] gallon (US) [gal (US)] liter [L, […]

Kristen Orth’s Seahawks Cake In-Progress


Kristen (KO-sCakes) is making a very tall, hand painted Seattle Seahawks cake to celebrate this Sunday’s Superbowl! We wanted to share her in-progress photos of this amazing cake. 9 layers of cake with Seahawks colored buttercream ready for ganache!! I NEVER color my buttercream because I do fondant on the outside. But I thought it would […]

Chocolate Mousse Cup Tutorial

VIDEO: Chocolate Mousse in Chocolate Cup Recipe HOW TO COOK THAT Ann Reardon Chocolate Bowl

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Behind the Scenes: Vivian Pham’s 2013 OSSAS Cake

VIDEO: Vivian Pham's 2013 OSSAS Cake Competition

For two decades, cakemakers have marked their calendars for the Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show (OSSAS), a prestigious cake competition in Tulsa, OK. This year’s ballet theme inspired dozens of extraordinary cakes, and cakemaker and OSSAS 2012 Grand National Champion Vivian Pham created a definite showstopper. Innovative and stunning, this video provides a look at […]

Top Tiger Cakes

Marshall Shaffer Tiger Cub Kali

You’ve probably already come across this adorable viral video, whether it was watching the national nightly news or browsing your favorite websites. The YouTube video of the little boy dressed up in a tiger costume playing with a tiger behind glass at the zoo has already been featured on The Today Show,  ABC World News […]

Inspired Design: Autumn Wedding Cake

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Warm hues and bountiful cornucopias are making their way into event decor, and fall brides will surely want to incorporate them into their cakes. In the autumn wedding season, freshen up your cake designs by defining your customer’s vision and seeking out new sources of seasonal inspiration! Read on for tips on taking your fall wedding […]

Inspired Design: Gothic Halloween


It’s that time of year when you’re filling orders for decidedly spookier cakes than usual, and it’s easy to fall back on tried-and-true Halloween imagery. This season, freshen up your fright-filled designs by defining your customer’s vision and seeking out new sources of inspiration! 1. Let’s say your customer wants a Gothic-inspired cake for their […]

Planning an Inspired Cake Design

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Having trouble planning your next cake? Between client requests and your own creative vision, there is a lot to juggle when coming up with a cake concept. Check out these 5 steps for defining your inspired design. 1. Define the theme. No matter the occasion, it is important to have a strong conception of the […]

Internet Buzz: Animatronic Daft Punk-Inspired Cake

VIDEO: Daft Punk Animatronic Cake - Moves to Get Lucky

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.