Tag Archives: Amelia Carbine

A Glue Bottle Cake and the Special Friends Behind It

The thing I love about cakes is that they almost always have a story behind them. That is definitely the case with one of my most recent cakes, a glue bottle cake. I made this cake for a very special … Continue reading

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The Mystery Behind Joconde Cakes

I have seen different joconde cakes over the years and have always been amazed at how beautiful and mysterious they are. “What is a joconde cake?” you ask; it is basically a decorative almond flavored sponge cake that is wrapped … Continue reading

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Payback in Cake

Let me begin by saying two things. One, I want to apologize for the quality of the pictures in this post. One was taken nine years ago and the rest were taken in a dark hotel room, at night with … Continue reading

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