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6 Christmas Cheesecake Recipes to Delight Holiday Guests

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

6 Christmas Cheesecake Recipes | Wilton Cake DecoratingThe holidays are the best time to indulge in desserts. If you’re looking for the perfect sweet treat to serve at your Christmas party that will leave your guests in awe, you can’t go wrong with cheesecake. Here are six creamy cheesecake recipes that will delight and spread holiday cheer this season.

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6 Cute Animal Birthday Cakes

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

6 Cute Animal Birthday Cakes | Wilton Cake DecoratingAnimal cakes are a super cute way to celebrate a child’s birthday. Here are six aww-dorable cakes that your child will love and your guests will enjoy!

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Easy DIY Game Day Cookies

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Easy DIY Game Day Cookies | Wilton Game On SeriesCan’t decide what to bring to a tailgate or game day party? You can never go wrong with cookies! Cookies make the perfect game day sweets as they are versatile and easy to make; and you can decorate them in your favorite team’s colors. So, whether you like your cookies sandwiched, stuffed, or decorated, here are 10 easy DIY game day cookies that fans will definitely root for!

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6 Videos for Easy Football Snacks

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

6 Videos for Easy Football SnacksNow that football season is in full swing, we’ve compiled these quick step-by-step video tutorials on how to make football treats to share with friends and family. So, huddle up and watch how easy it is to make easy football snacks that will score big, whether it’s for tailgating, a big game day party, or for a PEP rally. Hut, hut, hike! (more…)

How to Make Macarons

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

How to Make MacaronsNo feet? Cracked top? Hollow shells? If you’ve ever made French macarons, chances are you’ve experienced one (or all) of these. But don’t fret, even professionals encounter difficulties from time to time. While these pretty cookies have been touted as one of the hardest confectioners to master, they are not impossible to make. Below are some tips that I’ve learned to help you make the perfect macarons. You may not become an expert overnight, but they will help lessen some frustrations when learning how to make macarons.

 

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Easy French Macaron Decorating Ideas

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Macarons are all the rage right now. These dainty French cookies have swept our dessert table by storm and have invaded our Instagram and Pinterest feeds by many food and dessert habitués. If you’ve ever wanted to make them, we have a basic French macaron recipe that you can use as your starting point. You can also enroll in a macaron class at The Wilton School in Darien, Illinois. The lessons will cover everything you need to know from proper batter preparation and hand piping techniques to filling your macaron shells. I attended this class and learned great tips and techniques. Now I’m macaron-obsessed and want to try every color and filling that I could possibly make!

Easy French Macaron Decorating Ideas

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How I Taught Myself to Decorate Cupcakes

Monday, April 18th, 2016

I love cupcakes, and if left unsupervised, I could devour a dozen in one sitting! I’ve tried baking cupcakes before, but never got into decorating them other than spreading icing on with a spatula. Having just joined Wilton’s digital team, and being the one with the least decorating experience, I thought that it’s about time to take this skill seriously. So, it was perfect that Wilton has launched the I Taught Myself to Decorate Cupcakes set to aid me with my new baking adventure.

I Taught Myself to Decorate

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