Archive for the ‘The Cake’ Category

Chocolate Lovers Truffle Recipe!

Posted by Fleur the Flower on February - 28 - 2011

Whether you build a Truffle Tower, pop them in boxes for favours or add them to your sweet table – Truffles are too good to pass up. a) because they are YUM! b) because they are YUM! and c) because they are YUMMY!! This recipe makes 30 truffles so you can double, triple etc to make as many as you require. You can use either milk or dark chocolate. YOU  [ Read More ]

Chocolate Sculptural Works Of Art!

Posted by Fleur the Flower on February - 12 - 2011

 How can you say no to that!!!!!!! YUM!!!!!!!!!!!!  With flavours such as Orange Crunch, Cocoa Nib and Cashew Cardamon you can eat your way through these fantastic Sisko Chocolates centrepieces and favours. There are flowers, orbs, Christmas Trees and birdies to tantalise the old taste buds………not that my taste buds need any tantalising…..I AM CHOCOLATE ADDICT!  I think you would have to give your guests verbal permission to munch in  [ Read More ]


Posted by Fleur the Flower on February - 3 - 2011

It’s amazing what you can do with cake these days………these fantastical cake sculptures are from Choocywoocydoodah (GREAT NAME) in Brigton UK. Now I am not sure I could bring myself to cut up one of these works of arts I would just want it to sit around my house so I could marvel at it everyday. They do all kinds of Amazing creations that delight the senses…….. This one is  [ Read More ]

Rockability & Shabby Chic Cupcakes!

Posted by Fleur the Flower on January - 19 - 2011

I was so excited when I saw these cupcakes by Vanessa at Bella Cupcakes of Auckland NZ. I could post on and on about these sweet little treats. It is great to see NZ is finally getting up to speed on the wedding front. It was like we were stuck in the 1980’s for a long while there! Not only do Bella Cupcakes do rockin’ Rockability Hearts numbers but also Marie Antoinette colourful  [ Read More ]

So Sweet ….. Petal Cupcakes

Posted by Fleur the Flower on January - 11 - 2011
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I spotted these in some of the recent NZ Bridal Magazines….very sweet and quite unique – different from all the rest. They stood out to me and such a great idea to make them look like a rose.  Lauren of Petal Cupcakes in Newmarket makes the cupcakes in all flavours and colours. She also does Gluten Free and I reckon if you couldn’t find your favourite flavour and colour she’d make it  [ Read More ]