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  • NF201 - Cookery: Complete Cupcakes NEW

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    Cookery: Complete Cupcakes NEW

    We will teach you how to bake perfect cupcakes filled with jam and iced in a variety of designs with all the tips and tricks to produce star baker worthy cakes every time. You will learn how to make perfect buttercream and how to pipe decorative swirls to top your cakes, as well as fondant covered cakes for a sophisticated wedding or celebration style cupcake with show stopping decorations, such as sugar flowers, a 2 toned cameo, a butterfly and a veined leaf. You will also try your hand at embossed lettering plus quilt effect and textured patterns.

    Required Skills
    Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.
    Teaching Method
    Tutor demonstration and practical hand-on experience.
    You will have learned how to bake cupcakes and to decorate them in a variety of styles.
    Materials required
    All ingredients are included. A list of any equipment you may need to bring will be sent out in advance. Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are provided free of charge but in order to avoid waste we are asking learners to bring their own re-usable coffee cups if possible.
    Homework required
    At the start of the course you will be given your own individual learning plan. Your tutor will record your entry level and together you will track your progress and achievements.
    Progression to
    We will support learners to make informed choices about their next steps by providing appropriate individual and/or group information, advice, and/or guidance tailored to need and desired outcomes. Other cake making, baking and cookery courses are offered at this centre. Please visit for more information.
    1 session
    Start Date
    Saturday May 16, 2020
    Course Costs
    10:00 am
    2:00 pm
    Course Code
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