Another Dekadent baby shower

Wendy gave us an idea for a baby shower cake she wanted from us. We designed a cool pink teddy bear to go with the cake theme with a custom “it’s a girl” print posted up on rooted wire. The cake was truly a pretty one and definitely worthy to be centre of attention with Mum-to-be. The cake was a pretty pink with grey and…

Vroooom!!

Keshav is one luck boy. His aunt Viaksha contacted us to do a super cake for his 6th birthday. She picked up this awesome design for us to do and so we obliged. As always with Dekadent, we love to make those moments very special for all our customers. We ensured that all the colours stood out and also to ensure a delectable cake on…

Split screen

It is getting more common and fancy to split a cake for two birthdays or occasions celebrated at the same time. We think the days of having more than one cake for same day functions are possibly numbered. We did a split cake for Nana’s two kids last week. The idea of different themes on one cake seems quite strange but when done properly can…

Ombre Cake

We decided to mess around this past week to bring on some innovation as well as indulge in some of the old school cake designs. The ombrè cake tradition was style from a while ago but we though let’s try something different for a change. These look very inviting to just cut a piece but there are a few who would be skeptical due to…

Peppermint Fudge Cake

In the second week of our winter series of cake/dessert recipes, we take a look at an amazing recipe for a peppermint chocolate fudge cake. A definite must for this winter after dinner with the family – will definitely have the kids buzzing!!.  Simple but irresistible, this is one cake you may want to keep away from the neighbours. INGREDIENTS For cake 2 cups all…

Spin the Luck

Jerusha approached us to do a cake for her dad’s 50th party. The theme was James Bond Casino Royale and we got together to collaborate this fine piece of “Dekadenz” A definite fun and really awesome cake thought of by Jerusha, we designed this 12 inch lucky charm to bring out that “high class” of which the game of Roulette portrays. We were tempted to…

Pear and Dried Cherry Clafouti

Dekadent will bring to you every week a great recipe to try at home for a great dessert after that good old family meal. We are doing a winter series so don’t forget to check out our recipes from around the globe every Tuesday on our website. Today we look at the french dessert – Pear and Dried Cherry Clafouti About the dessert: A clafouti…

Zimmmmbi Ndaba Madoda!

Bongani wanted to get his sister a special cake for her 21st birthday. We were surprised and quite excited to put together what he asked. It appears that Pretty, celebrating her 21st birthday, is a huge Orlando Pirates soccer club supporter – so here’s the request! We put together a Dekadent cake which was a resemblance of the Orlando Pirates soccer club jersey. The famous…

5 Wedding Cake Hits!! – May 2016

Every month we look at some of the most awesome wedding cakes put together. Here are the 5 we picked up for this month and hope you enjoy the read and hopefully take in some ideas or inspiration for the big day.   The Unbelievable One In this picture we see the flowery design over 3 tier black  boxes. The amazing part about this cake…

Pinky Shoes!!

We were approached by Zama to assist in doing a cake for her friend who was expecting a baby girl – don’t we love it when there is a baby on the way So we were excited as always to put something together and make their moment of celebration a bit more special – the Dekadent way. Using the traditional girly colour scheme with the…