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Preorder: Love Is a Pink Cake : Irresistible Bakes for Morning, Noon, and Night (Claire Ptak)

Preorder: Love Is a Pink Cake : Irresistible Bakes for Morning, Noon, and Night (Claire Ptak)

$35.00

Available May 5, 2023

Orders are not processed to ship until all items on the order have arrived at the shop.  If you would like to receive your in-stock items beforehand, please place that order separately.  

London’s East End meets Northern California in 75 indulgent bakes from the author of The Violet Bakery Cookbook.

Renowned for the wedding cake she created for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Claire Ptak knows there’s nothing like a cake when it comes to expressions and celebrations of love. A Chez Panisse alum, Ptak is a Northern California native who now runs the wildly successful Violet Bakery in London. Reflecting on her upbringing and love of in-season produce, she shares 75 sweet and savory creations, including Huckleberry Basil Sugar Scones, Peaches and Cream Angel Food Cake, and a strawberry-coconut meringue cake. Her bakes are homey yet elevated, made with the best possible ingredients, so as to extract the best possible flavors. Included are gluten-free, refined sugar-free and vegan bakes, as well as the sought-after recipe for the Duke and Duchess’s lemon elderflower cake.

Featuring gorgeous photographs shot in both England and California, Love is a Pink Cake is a treasure trove of inspiration for anyone eager to emulate Ptak’s unique sensibility and dreamy creations in their own kitchen.

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