Everyday Bakes to Showstopper Cakes

Everyday Bakes to Showstopper Cakes

Mich Turner


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In Everyday Bakes to Showstopper Cakes, celebrity baker Mich Turner brings together a collection of recipes to take you all the way from the delicious everyday through to the spectacular. Starting out with simple cakes, biscuits and cupcakes, once you have mastered this first level, Mich provides you with a few extra steps to turn these into fabulous creations. If you’re looking for more of a challenge or to elevate a favourite, these bakes are easily adapted to create a true showstopper cake. Covering a full range of bakery goods as well as perfect flavours, whether you are a novice baker or already know your rum baba from your roulade, you can be easily guided through these delicious bakes and simple but spectacular decoration techniques that make the most of wonderful flavours and perfect crumb.


Mich Turner:

Mich Turner's pioneering work in the world of creative cake decoration means she is often described as the ‘Queen of Couture Cakes’. She originally trained as a Food Scientist and was Patisserie Buyer at Harvey Nichols before founding her hugely successful Little Venice Cake Company in 1999. She has baked over 10,000 cakes including those for Her Majesty The Queen, Madonna, Pierce Brosnan, Ozzy Osbourne, Gordon Ramsay, David Beckham, and Simon Cowell. She was Harper’s Bazaar and Chanel Entrepreneur of the Year 2006 and is the author of five highly successful books: Spectacular Cakes (best Dessert Book, Gourmand World Cookbook Awards), Fantastic Party Cakes, Couture Wedding Cakes and Cake Masterclass (best book for food professionals, Gourmand World Cookbook Awards) and Cake School. Mich regularly demonstrates at international cake shows and has appeared as a judge on two series of the hugely successful ITV programme Britain’s Best Bakery. She was honoured with a prestigious MBE medal from Her Majesty the Queen in 2010 for her services to the catering industry.