Bakers of the Week Gallery

  • Cupcake Wars – Star Bakers (Georgia, Charlotte, Vanessa and Jorja)

    October 11, 2017 Chris Lord

    Oh my, it was tense in Sweet Indulgence this week,  as the cupcake wars competition was in full swing. The class was spit into 5 teams of 4 students and each group had to make 2 different fruity cupcakes, to demonstrate their skills they learnt in previous weeks. The staff-room was excited to sample many of these delightful cupcakes and then staff emailed all the students feedback. After looking at the feedback and how well each team had worked together, it was that  Georgia, Charlotte, Vanessa and Jorja were this weeks Star Bakers , for their apple and caramel  and lime monster cupcakes, as they were best decorated and garnished and showed two different styles  

  • Complete Deelite Piping Skills workshop – Star bakers Olivia, Natalie, Vanessa

    September 27, 2017 Chris Lord

    Today the Sweet Indulgence class visited Complete Deelite to do the advanced piping skill workshop The Wilton trained instructor demonstrated how they make their cakes and then wowed the student with the different piping techniques. Students then had  an hour to practice the skills and then add a base layer of buttercream and then design the decorations. Well done to the the winning students who the instructor picked out. Olivia hoe a creative underwater theme, Vanessa for her concentration and working quickly and Natalie for her perfection of her large swirl technique  

  • Y8 Life skills (Healthy Eating) – Einstein Winners/Star Bakers Arthur, Olivia and Alvina

    September 21, 2017 Chris Lord

    Well doen to Arthur, Olivia and Alvina from 8E, who won the first of the Healthy Eating Life skills Cereal product design task. All Y8 Einstein students had to design and m,make their own healthy cereal bar/bite product or granola, in small groups. Some were healthier than others, some held their shape better and some tasted better, but the winners managed to get the balance between all three aspects just right, with their dried fruit and cashew rice crispy bites

  • Natalie Leung – Baking Business (Bread and Butter)

    June 15, 2017 Chris Lord

    Well done to Natalie who has decided to set up her own baking Business, called Bread and Butter, to keep herself busy and follow her passion during the summer holidays. She is one of the most talented young bakers I have ever taught and got the highest grade in her recent GCSE Practical exam. I would certainly use her services if I had a party or event that needs some sweet treats or a decorated cake. More details can be found here:    

  • Choux Pastry Star Bakers – Richelle, Raphael Natasha and Tara

    May 5, 2017 Chris Lord

    Well done to Richelle, Raphael  Natasha and Tara, who were awarded Star baker award this week, for collaborating to make a giant mountain of profit oles in Sweet Indulgence .They worked really well together to work out the most efficient system for preparing and shaping the batter, baking and filling and building the profiteroles and they were very pleased with their achievement. Many members of staff were also very pleased as they got to sample the delights after school.

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