Christmas Cake Decorating

Class Summary

Have you ever struggled to decorate your beautifully made Christmas cake? Well this is just the class for you! The class is ideal for beginners but also offers plenty of scope for those with more experience.

Start Time 10.00am - 4.00pm

Cost £130 per person

Skill Level All skill levels

Class details

Have you ever struggled to decorate your beautifully made Christmas cake? Well this is just the class for you!   Join Rachel for a fun day creating a showstopper for the big day.

Rachel will guide you through a number of fondant icing techniques including:

  • How to calculate the appropriate amount of ready made fondant and marzipan for your cake
  • Preparation of the cake
  • Fondant icing marbling
  • Use of different moulds to create patterns and shapes
  • Use of tylo powder
  • Colouring of icing

Please bring with you an 8″ round or square fruit cake on a 12″ board/drum or if you prefer we can provide an 8″ cake and board for £20 with proceeds going to Macmillan Cancer Support.

Those who attend our Christmas Cakes, Puddings and Pies class will receive a 20% discount on this class.  Please contact the office to redeem this offer – 01377 270607.

You will have freedom to decorate your cake as you choose within the festive guidelines provided by Rachel!

 

Class notices

The class includes a light lunch.
Class Date: 8th December 2021

All courses include

  • Tree

    Learn in our beautiful Yorkshire Wolds countryside surroundings

  • Chef's Hat

    Small class sizes ensure more one to one time with our experienced chefs

  • Bed

    Make your visit extra special and stay over in one of our nine luxury Bed and Breakfast rooms or brand new Glamping Cabins!

  • Disabled

    One work station can be lowered for those with disabilities or who may prefer to sit

  • Knife

    All ingredients and an apron are provided and day courses include lunch

  • Washing Up

    And best of all we do all the washing up!