Articles Tagged 'Royal Wedding Cakes'

Royal Roundup: Sweet News for Baker Fiona Cairns

The bakers have been announced for the two cakes that will be served at Kate and William’s wedding reception. The multi-tiered wedding fruit cake will be crafted by Leicestershire’s Fiona Cairns. Her eponymous firm began in her kitchen and now supplies 27,000 cakes per week to stores such as Harrod’s, Selfridges and Sainsbury’s. The cake will […]

Royal Roundup: Mug Celebrates Wedding of Kate and… Prince Harry?

Given the deluge of royal memorabilia, it’s surprising it didn’t happen sooner. The Telegraph has uncovered a true collector’s item: a mug celebrating the wedding with a smiling Kate Middleton on the right and staring lovingly at her from the left is… Prince Harry, William’s younger brother. The inscription on the back reads, “The fairytale […]

Royal Roundup: Betty Crocker Bakes Cakes ‘Fit for a Royal Wedding’

There’s no institution more American than Betty Crocker. America – the land that successfully rebelled against a British king. As usual though, history has taken a back seat to good ‘ol Yankee commerce and marketing. Using the theme, “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue,” the Betty Crocker folks have created four “one-of-a-kind” wedding […]

Brides Checklist: Let William and Kate Eat Cake!

Wedding planning can be both anxiety-inducing and mind-numbingly boring. Amidst the drudgery of organizing guest lists and mailing invitations, cake tasting is the fun part. In the third edition of her checklist, Brides Magazine deputy editor Sally Kilbridge suggests that Prince William and Kate Middleton take a load off and indulge their sweet tooth this […]