Semi-naked wedding cake

Semi-naked wedding cake with blue ganache drip and edible flowers from @eetbare_bloemenshop. This gorgeous cake was made for Mariska&Bjorn’s wedding, and they got married in Monster. At first I found the city name quite funny. Later on I realised that the edible flowers I ordered were shipped from Monster. What a coincidence. So these beautiful…

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Beautiful vintage wedding cake

Beautiful vintage cake with salted caramel drip and edible flowers. This cake is definitely my new favourite. If I could have a wedding again, I would have a cake like this (just at least 3 tiers).  I am totally in love   Thanks to Eetbare Bloemenshop for the beautiful edible flowers. They look gorgeous. 😍  

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Elegant purple cake with real flowers

An elegant beauty from last week. This vanilla cake was with chocolate cream and homemade passion fruit marmalade. Thanks to Fiori Bloemen for the lovely bouquet. 

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Nijntje/Miffy birthday cake – chocolate drip cake

Jenny’s boy turned 3 this week. When we talked about what kind of cake he’d like, she suggested a chocolate cake in the theme of popular Dutch children’s character Nijntje. Sticking to her suggestion I decided to make a chocolate cake with a fondant Nijntje figure on top sitting in front of her own miniature…

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Drip cake with macarons

On Thursday Gillian arrived in Leiden from the UK to celebrate her son’s 21st birthday. She asked me to make a cake for this special occasion. It was my favourite cream: vanilla-raspberry and I used macarons for decoration as requested. I hope they liked it too and that they had a wonderful celebration.

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Wedding cake for Joyce and Thomas

Yesterday Joyce and Thomas celebrated their love by getting married here in Leiden. I was lucky enough to get involved in the preparation and set up the dessert table. The main cake was a semi-naked drip cake with real flowers filled with my famous mascarpone-raspberry flavour. Besides the cake there were 25 cupcakes and 50 mini…

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Chocolate-strawberry drip cake

For a last minute order, I made this chocolate-strawberry cake yesterday. I just love how the chocolate is dripping down the side of the cake. Delicious chocolate filling… and the fresh strawberry just makes it perfect.

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Karl Pilkington cake

Someone told me that I may be the only baker who has made two Karl Pilkington themed cakes. 🙂 Here, I tried a new technique on a drip cake called buttercream transfer. I really enjoyed it and will use it more often. It’s lemoncake, alright? 🙂

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