Cake International, 27-29th April at Excel

One of my vanilla cupcakes! Not sure it's quite professional enough... (photo by Ashley)

Anyone looking for something fun to do this weekend…? Cake International is coming to the Excel in London and it looks set to be pretty awesome…!

What: Cake International – The Cake Decorating & Baking Show
Where: Excel, London
When: Friday 27th, Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April 2012
How much: Tickets £12 on the door, £10 in advance.

“Are you a fan of cake baking and decorating? If so, make sure you visit the brand new Cake International – The Cake Decorating & Baking Show at ExCel from the 27-29 April and spend three days in cake heaven exploring the latest ideas, supplies, competitions, demonstrations and workshops from the industry’s experts.

“With over 80 exhibitors from across the region offering cutting-edge cake decorating and baking supplies, this show is a must-visit for cake enthusiasts! You can expect an impressive array of supplies, including cutters, moulds, stencils, hand tools and much more, plus a fabulous range of features, demonstrations, displays and competitions sure to enthrall and we are excited to be joined by the winner of the Great British Bake Off, Jo Wheatley, who will be opening the show on the Friday 27 April.

“Jo will be at the show offering her expert advice in a series of Question and Answer sessions each morning and afternoon, as well as hosting a slot in the prestigious Bakery Theatre each day, demonstrating a range of quick and easy baking recipes. With newly acquired bakery skills, you can then visit the Taste of Sugar Workshops which are specially designed to help sugarcrafting newcomers and juniors learn cakecrafting techniques and enjoy a unique hands on experience.

“Visit the Knightsbridge PME team in the Cake Decorators’ Kitchen, where you can enjoy mouth-watering demonstrations which will take place throughout all three days of the show. Chocoholics will rejoice in the FREE Chocolate Workshops on offer at the show! Pick up top tips, creative ideas and supplies, plus learn the art of chocolate tempering. What’s more, Tracey Mann will be showcasing her giant Pink Flamingo Chocolate Wedding Cake centrepiece to inspire all chocolate lovers prior to the wedding season.”

Chocolate flamingoes? Count me in. 

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@peachtreesbbees Would love to but don't think I'm going to have time :( up to my eyeballs in decorating then wedding cakes. You def going?x


@littlebearcakes yes, definitely going around lunchtime on the Sunday! :) and thank you re: cake!! So excited it's finally up! :D