Vanilla Tall Cake with Buttercream Frosting and Purple Glaze

I have finally decided to try out a tall cake – it’s really been the trend in the cake world for a while. I actually had someone ask me if it’s possible to do a tall cake with colored glaze instead of colored ganache since they were looking for a simpler and more economical recipe. … More Vanilla Tall Cake with Buttercream Frosting and Purple Glaze

5 Reasons Why You Should Use A Cookswell Charcoal Oven

We use a Cookswell 4-rack business charcoal oven for our baking here at Amari, it’s economical and saves energy. However, just like any equipment out there – not all brands are created equal. In the beginning we were using a charcoal oven that was fabricated by a jua kali artisan based in Kitengela. We then … More 5 Reasons Why You Should Use A Cookswell Charcoal Oven

7 Easy Steps to Torte and Decorate a Mini-Cake with Royal Icing

Today’s recipe will be Royal Icing and how to torte a cake and decorate with it. You may be wondering what ‘torting’ is – if you don’t already know; torting a cake is taking a layer of cake you have baked and slicing it into many layers. Lemon Mini-cake with Royal icing This is a … More 7 Easy Steps to Torte and Decorate a Mini-Cake with Royal Icing

Delicious Green Cherry Fruit Cake Recipe baked with a charcoal oven

It has been a while since a recipe was posted so we’re definitely making sure we remedy that ^_^ Today’s recipe is a fruit cake with dried fruits and green cherries. The green cherries were left over from a previous order, so wanted to put them to good use. They are the glace kind, just … More Delicious Green Cherry Fruit Cake Recipe baked with a charcoal oven

BAKING WITH A CHARCOAL OVEN: 4 Tips on Maintaining Your Charcoal Oven

In this post on our BAKING WITH A CHARCOAL OVEN Series, we’ll focus on a few ways to maintain your charcoal oven. If you have just gotten your charcoal oven, read this post on how to get started with it. If you’re not sure how to maintain your charcoal oven, here are a four easy, … More BAKING WITH A CHARCOAL OVEN: 4 Tips on Maintaining Your Charcoal Oven

Chocolate Cookies Recipe

For today’s Flavor Friday feature, we’re going to share a chocolate cookie recipe! Very delicious, hope you like it. We sure did ^_^ Chocolate Cookies Ingredients: * 11/2C  All-Purpose Flour * 1/4t   Baking Powder * 1/4C   Cocoa Powder * 1  Large Egg * 1t        Vanilla Essence * 1/2C    Margarine (or Butter) * 1/2 C      … More Chocolate Cookies Recipe