Strawberry Sandwich Cookies


Fill this delicious shortbread sandwich with your favorite filling. We love homemade jam for an extra special touch. Strawberry Sandwich Cookies 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 egg white 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup strawberry jam 2 tbsp confectioners’ sugar, for […]

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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, […]

Pink Ombre Ruffle Cake Tutorial

VIDEO: Pink Ombre Ruffle Cake Tutorial

Welcome to this video tutorial where I show you how to make an ombre ruffle cake. If your looking for something pretty and eye-catching, this cake is coloured pink on the inside to match the ruffles on the outside. I really hope you enjoy this video. Below is a link to my other video which […]

Mini Cupcake Christmas Puddings Tutorial


In this cake decorating video tutorial I show you how to decorate some mini cupcakes to make them look like Christmas puddings, it’s very simple and quick to do and looks great! You could also use normal size cupcakes for this. See the rest of my Christmas cake tutorial videos in the Christmas playlist for […]

White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies


Rich butter, macadamia nuts and white chocolate come together to make this cookie that melts in your mouth. White Chocolate Macadamia Cookies 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup unsalted butter, melted 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 1 egg yolk 1 tablespoon pure […]

Christmas Pudding Cookies

VIDEO: Christmas Chocolate Chip - Christmas Pudding Cookies

Welcome to this Christmas themed video tutorial where I show you how I make my Christmas pudding, chocolate chip cookies. These are great, whether you are bringing out a whole plate, or packaging them up for family and friends as gifts. My website: Facebook: Twitter: @cakesbylynz I really hope you like it and […]

Ice Skating Inspiration Challenge


Be inspired by delicate snowflakes, shades of ice blue and  graceful movement for our latest Inspiration Challenge! Celebrate the Winter wonderland. Entering is easy— simply add photos of your cakes to the Ice Skating Inspiration Challenge album before December 29th. On January 2nd, we’ll reveal the winner of the contest. The chosen cake will even appear in an […]

Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies


Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 pound unsalted butter, room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 3 cups old fashioned rolled oats 1 cup dried cranberries Preheat oven to 350°F. […]

Brush Embroidery Fondant Christmas Tree


In this Christmas cake topper video tutorial I show you how to make a simple fondant Christmas tree cake topper, using brush embroidery techniques for a snow brush embroidery effect. Non stick knife - no 2 piping nozzle - Frilly edge cutter - Polystyrene Cones - Renshaw flower and moulding paste - sugar craft brush […]



Gingersnaps 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup unsalted butter, cut into pieces, room temperature 2 large eggs 1/4 cup blackstrap molasses 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Prepare baking sheets with parchment or silicone baking […]

Shortbread Recipe


Full of buttery flavor and so simple to make, your guests and family will love these traditional shortbread cookies. Serve them with a cup of tea for an afternoon treat. Shortbread 3 cups all purpose flour 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, chilled and cut into tablespoons Preheat oven to […]