Can You Ganache A Fruit Cake?

Can You Ganache A Fruit Cake? ~Sweetness & Bite

The question “Can you ganache a fruit cake?” is a bit of a loaded one. There’s really three answers to that. There’s the old-school, traditional fruit cake decorator answer of: “Of course not! Blasphemy! Fruit cakes are covered in marzipan, then fondant. The end.” Then there is the semi-traditional answer of: “Of course not, fruit […] Read more…

How to Make Fondant Stick to Ganache

How to Make Fondant Stick To Ganache

Options. In general, I enjoy options. It’s nice to have a choice. But sometimes choosing is hard. So that’s when it’s nice for someone to tell you how to make your choice. If you’ve ever wondered how to make fondant stick to ganache, then this post is for you. I’ve listed a few common things […] Read more…

Sprinkle Cake Tutorial

Sprinkle Cake Tutorial - A step by step guide to applying sprinkles to a fondant covered cake ~ Sweetness and Bite

Sprinkle cakes have been popular for a while now, and it’s easy to understand why. Who doesn’t love sprinkles? Well I guess there are some folks out there that don’t, but to be honest I don’t have time for those people in my life. And I have a lot of time on my hands. So […] Read more…

Simple Watercolour Cake Tutorial

Simple Watercolour Cake Tutorial by Sweetness & Bite

I’d like you to pretend that this is a witty and clever first paragraph to this post. Here’s why I need you to pretend: just as I was falling asleep last night, the perfect post opening popped into my head. I felt quite pleased with myself, but then realised I literally did not have the […] Read more…

Gum Paste Name Cake Topper Tutorial

{Gum Paste Name Cake Topper Tutorial} ~ A step by step tutorial on creating a custom name cake topper. By Sweetness & Bite

You know that moment when a child does or says something that makes you suddenly feel really old? That was me a month or so ago when my niece Jazmyn told her mum (my best friend Katie) and I that she wanted “a Tumblr party”. I’ll admit, I had vaguely heard of Tumblr, but considering […] Read more…

Almond, Coconut and Raspberry Muesli

Almond, Coconut and Raspberry Muesli (aka Granola) ~ Sweetness & Bite

This isn’t the usual kind of recipe that I share on this blog, but I’ve been making this cereal for my breakfast lately, and it’s just SO GOOD that I have to share it with you. Besides it’s my blog and I can post what I want to. (If you didn’t sing that in your head […] Read more…

A Little Coloured Ganache Experiment

A Little Coloured Ganache Experiment ~ Sweetness & Bite

I almost called this post “How to Colour White Chocolate Ganache”. Almost. Why did I not? Well, most people reading that would assume that I am an expert on colouring ganache, when in fact, the whole reason I started this experiment was that I didn’t actually know what I was doing. And no one likes those people […] Read more…

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