Bakery Blog

Christmas is the favourite time of the year for most people, as we're all looking forward to celebrating it with the closest family and friends. Both kids and adults love this season for traditions like a Christmas tree decorating, preparing gifts, getting the holiday table ready, and, of course, baking holiday spirited pastry. In our bakery blog, you'll find a lot of useful and fascinating information about the baking recipes UK and tips for making the most delicious cakes and cookies.

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While sometimes called a French macaron, these tasty treats in fact originated in Italy. A sweetened meringue-like confection, macarons are mainly made mixing icing sugar, egg whites, almond meal, and granulated sugar. 

While sometimes called a French macaron, these tasty treats in fact originated in Italy. A sweetened meringue-like confection, macarons are mainly made mixing icing sugar, egg whites, almond meal, and granulated sugar. A wide variety of different food colourings are also added giving them their attractive appearance at afternoon teas held up and down the country. Baking macarons can be a tricky task, so if you’re a perfectionist, prepare for a real labour of love. One essential part of the...
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Why does my bread sink in the middle after baking?

Why does my bread sink in the middle after baking? So, you have followed the recipe, gently cared for your...
Why does my bread sink in the middle after baking? So, you have followed the recipe, gently cared for your dough but open the oven to find your expectations have sunk. This is a common problem that can be rectified easily once you have identified the problem. Dry ingredients One of the most important items in your breadmaking toolkit is yeast and it could simply be too old. Yeast is a living thing and if it is left too long...
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How to prepare fresh cranberries for baking

For many, the purchase of fresh cranberries is for one thing only: making a tangy and rich, vibrantly red sauce to serve alongside Christmas dinner. But there's far more to them than that.
For many, the purchase of fresh cranberries is for one thing only: making a tangy and rich, vibrantly red sauce to serve alongside Christmas dinner. But there's far more to them than that. Fresh cranberries make a great addition to your baking, whether it's throwing them into bread or pancakes, flinging them into muffins or scones, or tossing a handful into any dry ingredients for baking to add a tart and tangy flavour.If you want to use cranberries in your...
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Updated Covid Statement February17th 2021

Dear Baker’s UPDATED FROM THE 8th OF JAN 2021You can continue to order from us for all your essential ingredients...
Dear Baker’s UPDATED FROM THE 8th OF JAN 2021You can continue to order from us for all your essential ingredients and baking boxes. But due to the huge demand shipping will take longer  We know this is an uncertain time, and we’re here to deliver for you, as well as many other small online businesses who need all of us now more than ever.Delivering to you safely We’re focused on ensuring all are deliveries are safe at all times. The Government has previously...
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5 reasons children love to bake

Baking has always been a fantastic activity for people of all ages. But it is particularly fun for children, and...
Baking has always been a fantastic activity for people of all ages. But it is particularly fun for children, and as well as having a lot of educational benefits, it is something they enjoy. Take a look at these five reasons why kids just love to bake. Messy funWe've all heard the expression 'a messy child is a happy child' and what better than getting messy with a purpose? Children can dive right in with baking, pouring ingredients, kneading dough...
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The Power of Bread Baking

Home baking has probably never been more popular in Britain since the 1940s. In April 2020, as the lockdowns began, sales of flour and yeast soared as millions of people turned to the twin advantages of not having to rely on supermarket supplies while at the same time finding a very satisfying and practical way to fill some of the long lockdown hours.
Bread baking Home baking has probably never been more popular in Britain since the 1940s. In April 2020, as the lockdowns began, sales of flour and yeast soared [https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2020/04/08/home-baking-is-on-the-rise-thanks-to-coronavirus-lockdowns] as millions of people turned to the twin advantages of not having to rely on supermarket supplies while at the same time finding a very satisfying and practical way to fill some of the long lockdown hours.Baking our way through lockdownSourdough mixtures blobbed and bubbled in countless kitchens across the country....
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Make better baking your New Year's resolution!

For some, it'll be about improving health or fitness. Others may be looking for a new job or to move house - and for a large part of the population, learning a new skill will most likely be on the agenda.
Make better baking your New Year's resolution! What's your New Year's resolution for 2021?For some, it'll be about improving health or fitness. Others may be looking for a new job or to move house - and for a large part of the population, learning a new skill will most likely be on the agenda.Baking - whether it's cakes, biscuits, bread or anything else - is an area where people often say they would love to hone their abilities, going from...
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Reasons to bake together as a family

If you bake as a family, your children will be able to see how they can work as a team to reach a common goal. This is especially true if you give them particular jobs, and show how they can all come together to create your baked goods. 
Baking: some people love it, some hate it! But as a family here are some huge benefits to baking as a family, especially for your children. So, if you're looking for something fun to do this Christmas, why not buy one of our Christmas baking boxes and try to whip up some treats with the family? Here are some reasons why it might be a good idea! Baking helps your children think creatively As opposed to regular cooking, baking can...
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Throw Yourself A Zoom Cake Party

Are you not spending Christmas with the people you love? Whether you want to have a virtual baking date with your partner or a Christmassy baking party with a group of friends, our Christmas baking boxes can help to make that happen! Here's how to have a virtual baking party. 

  Are you not spending Christmas with the people you love? Whether you want to have a virtual baking date with your partner or a Christmassy baking party with a group of friends, our Christmas baking boxes can help to make that happen! Here's how to have a virtual baking party. We have created a cupcake and macaroon box, each one has 3 bakes so for just £20 for 2 boxes - boom instant cupcake party.  Set a time and...
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Give the gift of baking this Christmas

As we enter the last month of 2020 and edge towards this festive season, this year more than ever before Brits up and down the UK are looking forward to celebrating Christmas in style. 
Give the gift of baking this Christmas As we enter the last month of 2020 and edge towards this festive season, this year more than ever before Brits up and down the UK are looking forward to celebrating Christmas in style. The season of giving...and treating Christmas is a time of celebration and giving to others. And for many, the most important factor of Christmas is the food! During Christmas, we’re bombarded with extensive ranges of festive fare and treats....
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How About A Baking Party

Workplace Christmas parties are going to look different this year. Whether you're working remotely or coming together in a socially...
Workplace Christmas parties are going to look different this year. Whether you're working remotely or coming together in a socially distanced way, it's likely that teams and departments won't be able to celebrate in their usual style. If you can't face the thought of more awkward quizzes over Zoom, why not try something a bit different? For a more interactive option, we think that Christmas baking might just be the way forward...A great way to celebrate, delivered right to your...
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Our Mindfulness Baking Box Initiative

Our Mindfulness Baking Box Initiative is s baking box that does good and is good for you. Everyone should have one at home for those stressful, anxious moments or when you need to take some time out.
Our Mindfulness Box Initiative is the baking box that does good and is good for you. The box is for those stressful, anxious moments or when you need to take some time out during lockdowns. You may know someone who is alone or venerable or shielding, sending them one of our Mindful boxes is a thoughtful way to say your here for them. Or just gift one as n random act of kindness during these uncertain times. We will produce...
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Our Baking Recipes

Using our baking recipes for beginners and home baking kits, you will easily win the hearts of your guests with fantastic cupcakes, bread, and other pastry you've made on your own! In our latest articles represented on the bakery blog, you can find reviews at the best Christmas baking gift boxes from Britain Loves Baking. Check them out to determine the box you and your kids will love the most, and proceed to holiday baking recipes for cakes together!  Our bakery blog suggests a wide range of ideas on how to apply baking kits in children's development, and what types of entertainment can baking recipes cookies be included to. Don't know how to spend a holiday weekend since there is the outbreak of Covid-19? Order excellent Christmas dessert boxes from Britain Loves Baking, which goes with fantastic baking recipes UK, and we'll deliver them right to your apartment so that you don't have to leave your home. Spend a wonderful time with your family while baking yummy cupcakes cooked according to our special baking for beginners' recipes. Baking bread recipes at home will help you to create a unique Christmas atmosphere, even in this challenging Coronavirus Pandemic period.