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Halloween cupcake decorating ideas

Halloween cupcake decorating ideas

Serve up spooktacular Halloween treats with ideas on how to decorate cupcakes with creepy Halloween designs! Fright night is drawing in and guys an...
Cupcake sizes explained

Cupcake sizes explained

Baked deliciousness comes in many shapes and sizes. The Hummingbird Bakers explain the difference between fairy cakes and cupcakes and offer their ...
New Store Opening in Dubai

New Store Opening in Dubai

The Hummingbird Bakery will be opening the doors to its first international branch in Dubai on 25th September 2012! The home of authentic American ...
Ideas for baking with the kids

Ideas for baking with the kids

Involving children in baking is not only lots of fun but it can help inspire a future generation of bakers! More often than not, you won’t have to...
The Hummingbird Bakery at CarFest North

The Hummingbird Bakery at CarFest North

We’re revving up our engines to bake at CarFest North this weekend – join us for treats as we travel to Cholmondeley Castle in Cheshire! Hot on th...
Ingredient Guide: Flavourings, Essences and Syrups

Ingredient Guide: Flavourings, Essences and Syrups

Explore new dimensions of flavour in your baking with delicious flavourings, edible essences and sweet syrups. One thing we love about cupcakes is ...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Bath Racecourse Ladies Day 2012

The Hummingbird Bakery at Bath Racecourse Ladies Day 2012

Join The Hummingbird Bakery’s mobile bakery at Bath Racecourse to share in the fun, glamour and excitement of Ladies Day 2012. Read on for details ...
Hummingbird Bakery and Bath Racecourse Competition

Hummingbird Bakery and Bath Racecourse Competition

Win two pairs of tickets to Ladies Day 2012 courtesy of The Hummingbird Bakery and Bath Racecourse! The annual Ladies Day at Bath Racecourse is a ...
Top cake frosting tips from The Hummingbird Bakery

Top cake frosting tips from The Hummingbird Bakery

Heaps of fluffy frosting are what make American cupcakes so deliciously moreish. Get your topping tip top with The Hummingbird Bakery’s guide to ca...
The making of our Banana Milkshake Cupcake Daily Special

The making of our Banana Milkshake Cupcake Daily Special

This summer, we are shaking things up with seven new cupcake flavours inspired by Milkshakes and Frappés. Here’s how our bakers put the final touch...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Camp Bestival

The Hummingbird Bakery at Camp Bestival

Cupcakes are coming to Lulworth Castle as our mobile bakery motors down to Camp Bestival for another unforgettable festival of music, fun and frost...
The Olympic Torch comes to Islington

The Olympic Torch comes to Islington

With just one day to go until the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, Islington witnesses the Olympic Torch Relay as it heads right ...