| May 29, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Having trouble getting your cakes to look like a box of Crayolas, hamburger or race car? Duff Goldman, the extreme cake maker who's put visions of confectionery glory into many a home baker's head, has a fondant for that. In......
| Jun 8, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Michaels has introduced Ace of Cakes Chef Duff's new line of cake baking and decorating accessories in all stores. The Duff Goldman Collection by Gartner Studios features more than 70 products, including fun decorating supplies like premium flavored...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 4:34 PM
In celebration of the opening weekend for Toy Story 3, I'm sharing a recipe for some cute alien cupcakes from Disneyfamily.com. Ingredients Cupcakes, baked from your favorite recipe White frosting, store-bought or from your favorite recipe Neon green food...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 4:22 AM
I have a story in today's Taste section about something I blogged about a while ago: Duff Goldman has a line of cake-baking supplies.The lead-in to the story will look very familiar to anyone who read the original blog post.......
| Mar 30, 2010
WGNO - Easter is this weekend, but is your basket ready? There are plenty of places where you can still "hop" over to and pick up some tasty Easter basket goodies!
The Easter rush has hit "Be Sweet Cupcakes" on Magazine Street. The bakers are busy...
| Apr 6, 2010
| 3:06 PM
Flowers, cake, dresses, cake, honeymoon, cake.
They have come a long way since those 1970s and '80s creations of plastic staircases and fountains spewing water dyed to match the bridesmaids' dresses. (Now please don't take offense if I have just...
| May 20, 2010
Total time: About 2 hours
Servings: Makes about 1 1/2 dozen
Note: Adapted from Ludo Lefebvre. To make raspberry puree, combine 1 cup fresh raspberries with 2 tablespoons sugar in a small saucepan and cook just until the juices...
| May 9, 2011
| 10:57 AM
1st) Take the Cake
Take the Cake would prefer that you not order your wedding cake over the phone. Once you come into the shop to experience their hands-on approach, you’ll understand why. “We want them to taste things, to be able to feel...
| Jul 17, 2010
Just before Thanksgiving, Anna Lilly sat in a social worker's office asking for food stamps. Fighting back tears, the Newport News mom and wife recited her account balance — $2.18. And, as she told the social worker, nothing was coming in.
| Jan 19, 2011
Cupcakes are whimsical, easy to serve and may be more cost-effective than the traditional multitiered wedding cake. They can also reflect the bridal couple's personalities and tastes — which is why they're so popular.
"Each tier (of a cupcake...
| Sep 29, 2011
Duff Goldman is sitting in a corner of the semi-secret Melrose Avenue location of his Charm City Cakes West bakery, checking the calendar on his iPhone. On the September schedule are meetings with his agent, magazine publisher Condé Nast and craft store...