Monthly Archives: September 2012

Wilton Decorating Basics #4 – The Finale

My Finale Cake I enjoyed myself in the final test (and passed) despite the fact that nothing really went as planned. I’m moving on to the more advance fondant and gum paste course next. 🙂 Below are some of my key learnings from this … Continue reading

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Spruce – Just Another Brunch Place

[LEFT] Spruce flagship restaurant at Tanglin. There is an outlet in the old Bukit Timah fire station as well. [RIGHT] Spruce is fully packed on weekends – do make a reservation in advance. We were happy with the cooling outdoor seats, the big ceiling fans and … Continue reading

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Wilton Decorating Basics – The Correlation between Practice & Perfection

Read [LCB] The Correlation between Practice & Perfection. I could not agree more with P on this topic. A DOZEN OF WHITE ROSES –  They certainly look better after hours of practice. 🙂 Read Wilton Decorating Basics #3 Read Wilton Decorating Basics #2 … Continue reading

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Rong Cheng Bak Kut Teh + Cake Over Heels

A BKT shop and a chic patisserie just sound so weird together but there’s a good reason for this…..they are located side by side in Mid View City. 🙂 Rong Cheng Bak Kut Teh The new branch in Mid View City is managed … Continue reading

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Wilton Decorating Basics #3

The decorating lessons are certainly getting more challenging. We learnt multiple complex techniques today that we need to exhibit on our finale cake next week. Out of the 10+ piping techniques taught so far – Rosette is definitely my favourite. [LEFT] The Ribbon Rose … Continue reading

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Old Street Bak Kut Teh – Service with a Smile

The girls and I are on a Bak Kut Teh (BKT) craze recently. You will definitely see more posts on this local dish very soon. 🙂 I chanced upon Old Street BKT near Tai Seng MRT and decided to give … Continue reading

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Wilton Decorating Basics #2

HOME-MADE BUTTERCREAM – Our homework for the week. I made buttercream and at the same time buttercream-ed the entire kitchen. 🙂 We practised icing (Or masking according to P) a cake with the buttercream. It is  definitely not as easy as it looks … Continue reading

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