Confectioner Bakes Stories From Pies That Are Too Beautiful To Eat

Confectioner Bakes Stories From Pies That Are Too Beautiful To Eat

As Thanksgiving approaches, today’s story is about one of the most important and delicious parts of Thanksgiving diner—pies. Liz Joy’s pies tell a story like no other. They tell stories from tales we all know, like Little Red Riding Hood. She does tasteful references to Peter Pan, Ursula, and Ariel, from Disney, and Khaleesi with her dragon from Game Of Thrones. And Liz tells unique narratives of her own, like a girl in a little snow globe, a boy having adventures in the wild, or a fairy sitting on the edge of the moon. Continue reading »

Baker Comes Up With The Spookiest Halloween Pies, And Here Are Her Best Ones

Baker Comes Up With The Spookiest Halloween Pies, And Here Are Her Best Ones

The spookiest time of the year is flying toward us like a bat out of hell, and if there’s one thing that we can’t do without in October, it’s pies. Pumpkin. Apple. It doesn’t matter what’s inside (we’ll eat anything sweet!), as long as it just screams Halloween! Continue reading »

This Bakery Artists Make Works of Art that Just So Happen to be Cakes

This Bakery Artists Make Works of Art that Just So Happen to be Cakes

Tortik Annushka (Annie’s Cake) is a Moscow-based, cake design studio founded in 2009 by brother and sister pastry chefs. In addition to their sumptuous creations, the studio also offers in-class and online training modules for aspiring bakers of all skill levels. Continue reading »

These Marine-Themed Cakes Are The Coolest Treats We’ve Seen In A While

These Marine-Themed Cakes Are The Coolest Treats We’ve Seen In A While

The Covid-19 pandemic has made vacationing in a tropical island paradise a lot harder this year, but you can satisfy your craving for tropical destinations as well as your sweet tooth with some ultra-realistic paradise island cakes. We didn’t even know something like that even existed, but it turns out some cake masters are so skilled that they can recreate a tropical island setting using regular baking ingredients, food coloring and jelly. Continue reading »

Lithuanian Bakery Created Giant Rye Installation In The Solar Power Plant

Lithuanian Bakery Created Giant Rye Installation In The Solar Power Plant

According to Natalija Kurganovė: “In our family bakery Biržų duona we recently opened modern Solar power plant and asked Lithuanian artis Agnė Kišonaitė to create something unique. Today you can see a rye installation from a bird’s eye view. This represents not only bakeries’ creativity, it is also about respect for our Lithuanian roots.” Continue reading »

This Bakery Turns Internet Trolls’ Insults Into Delicious Cakes, And Sends Them Back To Trolls

This Bakery Turns Internet Trolls’ Insults Into Delicious Cakes, And Sends Them Back To Trolls

The New York City-based company Troll Cakes touts itself as a bakery/detective agency that can not only bake a chocolate chip brownie cake iced with a troll’s insult, but can actually track down the troll’s address and send the sweet treat anonymously so you can hilariously one-up your personal internet troll with a special delivery they’ll never forget. Continue reading »

Japanese Students Build Massive Boat Made Of Handmade Sweets

Japanese Students Build Massive Boat Made Of Handmade Sweets

600 cookies (each half the size of a standard sheet of paper), 40 muffins, 600 bread slices, 200 cream puffs, 420 leaf shaped pies, 250 tarts, 108 waffles, 200 bagels, 600 dice-cut cookies, 1000 marzipan sweets, 2000 chocolate roses. Continue reading »

Hilariously Terrible But Beautiful Hedgehog Cake Fails

Hilariously Terrible But Beautiful Hedgehog Cake Fails

It can’t be that difficult to bake a beautiful hedgehog cake… right? Expectations vs. reality, in this case, are two very different things indeed and it frequently turns out like in the pictures featured below. Continue reading »

Cake Artist Makes Amazing Cakes That Look Just Like Everyday Objects

Cake Artist Makes Amazing Cakes That Look Just Like Everyday Objects

Cake artist Luke Vincentini of Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey creates highly realistic baked creations that are made to look like ordinary items. Continue reading »

Post Modern Architectural Cakes By A Fashion Designer Turned Baker

Post Modern Architectural Cakes By A Fashion Designer Turned Baker

A.R.D. Bakery is a London based cake design studio specialising in bespoke cakes and chocolates with a unique, graphic style. Continue reading »

The Pastry Chef From St. Petersburg Bakes Cakes In The Form Of KFC Wings, Chinese Noodles & Dead Pigeons

The Pastry Chef From St. Petersburg Bakes Cakes In The Form Of KFC Wings, Chinese Noodles & Dead Pigeons

@fonya_alyona is the creative alias of a pastry cook from St. Petersburg (Russia). The young woman bakes cakes… very unconventional.

When you see a box of KFC wings, a plate of Russian salad or Russian ‘pelmeni’, you can hardly think of them as confectionery. Aliona is a designer-architect by training, went to art school as a child, and then started looking for her own career path. Continue reading »

Russian Fans Of J. K. Rowling Make Pastries Based On “Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them”

Russian Fans Of J. K. Rowling Make Pastries Based On "Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them"

In early November, a Russian-language account appeared on Instagram with cute pastries based on the universe of J. K. Rowling and the movie “Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them”, playing with the dream of Jacob Kowalski about his own bakery. Continue reading »

Ukrainian Bakery Creates Galaxy Eclairs That Look Too Good To Eat

Ukrainian Bakery Creates Galaxy Eclairs That Look Too Good To Eat

Ukrainian pastry shop Musse Confectionery has developed a galaxy eclair recipe, and it’s leaving people drooling. Continue reading »

Innovative Russian Bakery Uses ‘Brushstroke’ Decorations To Create The Most Amazing Cakes

Innovative Russian Bakery Uses 'Brushstroke' Decorations To Create The Most Amazing Cakes

Looking almost too good to eat the cakes of Moscow-based bakery Kalabasa have been setting off a new trend over on Instagram that involves decorating cakes with colourful icing that takes inspiration from one of the art world’s most key elements, the humble brushstroke. Continue reading »

This Chameleon Cake Can Change Colour Due To One Amazing Bakery Technique

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There’s nothing half-baked about the skills of the person who created this astonishing kitchen wonder. The optical illusion cake is the work of a Youtube baker called Charlotte Sometime and features a colour scheme which looks like the plastic twirling decorations sold at hippy street markets. Continue reading »