Fiona cairns chocolate and orange recipes

Christmas is coming…

Christmas is coming…

The Parcel Cake by Fiona Cairns from Waitrose…. The Chocolate & Passion Fruit Popping Candy Bites by Heston from Waitrose…
Easter cookies

Easter cookies

Few cookies I topped with moulded melted chocolate (duck, bird, Easter egg, bow). Instead of vanilla sugar, you can use an orange zest and pinch of ground cardamom seeds, or lemon zest, cinnamon, even salt and pepper
Simnel Cake

Simnel Cake

The last marzipan I made for the battenberg, using a recipe from Bake & Decorate by Fiona Cairns was a bit difficult to work with
English Country Garden Cake

English Country Garden Cake

I was mostly inspired by the great Fiona Cairns, the royal wedding cake maker.  I covered the courgette cake with vanilla butter cream on the top and sides, I then used cut up "matchmaker" style chocolate sticks in orange to create a rustic fence round the garden