One Day Drip Cake

16th July, 2020 (1 day)

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One Day Drip Cake
16th July, 2020 (1 day)

Come along to our brand new 1 day buttercream and chocolate ganache drip style cake.

This class is PERFECT FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS! And you will achieve all this in just ONE day! Wow!

Class runs from 10am to 5pm.

 We will pre-bake the cakes for you so you can get to the super fun decorating part. You will love this cake decorating technique being instructed by the very talented Laura Grix. What a great way to spend a day! Plus, the best part is, you will bring home a fully decorated  super yummy bright and colourful cake that YOU will have made.

 In this one day class, you will learn:

- How to layer vanilla cakes

- How to make Swiss Meringue Buttercream from scratch

- How to prepare your cakes for decorating

- How to use essential cake decorating equipment to achieve smooth straight sides on your cakes as well as relatively sharp edges on cakes

- How to create very stylish drips on your cakes

- How to make simple edible flourishes, such as chocolate sails 

- How to add those extra effective decorating flourishes to finish your cake.

This technique is very popular on social media and can be used to make larger, tiered cakes. If you are interested in exploring it more fully, we offer a three day Hot Off The Press Caking Class where you can learn how to bake as well decorate a tiered version of this cake.

You will go home with:

- A one tier cake that you will have decorated yourself

- New skills in making Swiss Meringue Buttercream

- New skills in decorating using very trendy techniques and designs

- An understanding of layering cakes

-An understanding on how to replicate that fantastic chocolate ganache drip effect.


The pictures are for display purposes only. Your teacher, Laura Grix, will talk you through any design elements in any picture shown, but for efficient running of this class, you will be guided by her in terms of design. 

All ingredients and equipment, including transport boxes, for your cake course are provided, you do not need to bring anything with you. The teacher will ensure that you work at a pace suitable for you.


If in doubt about your suitability for this class, please call us on 0208 305 1756 to discuss before you book a place. Teachers for each day are subject to change.

If you would like, you can bring a large bag to carry your cake home. We provide sturdy cardboard boxes, but you may find it easier to carry your cake in a bag such as an Ikea bag. 

Please note that we do NOT allow video recording of our classes, either full or any element. 

Booking Conditions

Please double check the date that you wish to make the booking as there will be no refunds for cancellations. In the unlikely event that we cancel a class, a full refund will be offered. Please do read our Terms and Conditions on this website (find link at the bottom of each web page) before booking a class. For further details, please email or call 0208 305 1756.