Chocolate Sails, Buttercream and Ganache Drip Cake Class


The trend that just keeps getting more popular…no fondant, no sugar flowers, simply bold, stunning and stylish chocolate work. The ultimate celebration cake finished with a statement chocolate sail.

Spend a whole day at our cake studio in Maidstone, Kent learning how a “simple” buttercream cake can be elevated to the next level. You’ll learn to create your own watercolour buttercream, on trend shiny chocolate ganache drip, mini macarons and a show stopping chocolate sail.

You will learn to:

  • Split, fill and layer your cake (baked in advance for you)
  • Make your own buttercream from scratch
  • Crumb coat your cake with a “sharp” edge
  • Colour and flavour your buttercream and learn what colours compliment each other
  • Create a watercolour effect
  • Make the shiniest chocolate drip effect
  • Pipe and bake mini macarons and how to elevate their decoration to the next level
  • Create a show stopping chocolate sail

You will take home:

  • A single tier buttercream iced cake decorated with shiny ganache drip, cascade of mini macarons and statement chocolate sail
  • A knowledge of the latest cake and decorating techniques
  • An understanding of how to make and use chocolate ganache successfully
  • Detailed recipe and instructions including tips and troubleshooting guide…. remember we’re always available if you need extra help!
  • Discount code valid for your next class
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Further information

  • Skill level: Beginners to Intermediate
  • Timings: 10 am to 3.30 pm. Please arrive 15 minutes early for coffee and a chat
  • Price: £125.00.
  • Class size: 4 students.
  • Location: Bluebell Kitchen Cake Studio, Maidstone, Kent. Once booking is confirmed you will receive directions to Bluebell Kitchen by car or train.

You don’t need to bring anything, we will provide all notebooks and pens, tools, cake boxes and equipment including aprons!

Drinks, light lunch and delicious snacks will be provided. Please inform Bluebell Kitchen of any dietary requirement / allergies prior to attending the class on booking.

Booking Conditions:

See the full Terms and Conditions on your booking form. Please check class dates carefully as we are unable to offer refunds if you need to cancel your booking.

In the unlikely event that Bluebell Kitchen has to cancel your class, including if we do not have the minimum number of students booked onto that class, we will offer a full refund.

Please note: Bluebell Kitchen cannot be held liable for any money spent on accommodation, travel arrangement etc

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