Author: Meadow Brown Bakery

How to bake a pavlova simple chewy easy

How to bake a pavlova simple chewy easy Pavlova is a dessert made from meringue and topped whipped cream and some fresh fruit and a dusting of icing sugar to garnish. In this recipe I show you how to bake this simple chewy and easy pavlova recipe. Ingredients 3 egg whites 120 grams caster sugar 1 teaspoon cornflour 1 teaspoon vinegar or lemon juice Filling 300ml double cream 1/2 teaspoon icing sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract fruit for decorating icing sugar to decorate (optional) Method Preheat oven to 150 Celsius Draw a 20cm/8 inch round template on greaseproof paper...

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Homemade marshmallow fluff recipe UK

Homemade marshmallow fluff recipe UK In this video I show how to make homemade marshmallow fluff UK. Marshmallow fluff is a spreadable marshmallow like spread, it is soft, creamy and so delicious. You can use it for sandwiching cakes as an alternative to buttercream icings amongst other uses. Ingredients 300 grams white caster sugar 125 ml cold water 2 large egg whites (room temperature) 1 1/2 tablespoon golden syrup 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon salt Method Put some water in a pot and bring it to a gentle boil on the stove. Put the egg whites and sugar...

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How to cover a fruit cake with marzipan and decorate with Royal icing

How to cover a fruit cake with marzipan and decorate with Royal icing In this video I show you how to cover a fruit cake with marzipan and decorate with Royal icing. You will need the following : The fruit cake I used for this recipe is a 6 inch round fruit cake. You can use half this alcohol free fruit cake . I use homemade marzipan to cover the cake. Some Royal icing Apricot jam Icing smoother (optional) Method While your cake is baking you can make your marzipan and Royal icing and put them to one side....

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How to make boiled marzipan at home

How to make boiled marzipan at home In this video I show you how to make boiled marzipan at home. Boiled marzipan is cooked marzipan. Marzipan can be made in two ways, boiled or unboiled. The boiled version involves making sugar syrup ad then cooking the eggs for a few minutes. The unboiled version uses raw eggs. Ingredients 150 g caster sugar 40ml water 175 grams ground almonds 38 grams icing sugar 1 egg white 1/2 teaspoon almond extract (optional) 1 lemon juice (optional) pinch of cream of tartar (optional) Method Put the caster sugar and water in a...

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How to pipe a buttercream rose on a cupcake

How to pipe a buttercream rose on a cupcake In this video I show you a quick and simple way to pipe a buttercream rose onto a cupcake. It is the same methods used to pipe roses or rosettes onto cakes. You will need the following Cupcakes : You can try this vanilla cupcake recipe Icing bag and a large star tip nozzle : How to use a piping bag Icing You can choose from the following Cream Cheese Frosting American Buttercream Swiss Meringue Buttercream Italian Meringue Buttercream Method Make you icing Fit your nozzle into a piping bag...

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