February 11, 2020

Locally Sourced Ingredients For Baking

Being based in Gloucestershire, Anna Baker Cakes has access to some of the best quality, locally sourced ingredients. Food that has been grown, reared or produced […]
January 20, 2020

Girl or Boy? Celebrating with Cake

The introduction and evolution of social media has been the fuel for the popularity of “Gender Reveal Cakes.” The wealthy and well-known wanted more than a […]
December 2, 2019

The Best Biscuits

National biscuit day in the UK is on the 29th May. To celebrate this appliance manufacturers CDA surveyed 1000 people across the UK to find out […]
November 18, 2019

Classic Christmas Cakes

As soon as Christmas was in sight bakers would begin the ritual of preparing the Christmas Cake. Regularly feeding the cake with rum, brandy or whisky […]
October 25, 2019

Beautiful Birthday Cakes from the Cotswolds

There are stories of birthday cake origins from all over the world. The Ancient Egyptians take the credit as being one of the first to celebrate […]
September 17, 2019

Wonderful Wedding Cakes

A wedding cake is the culinary showpiece of a wedding celebration. Not everyone has a sweet tooth, and not everyone likes cake so it’s unsurprising that […]
September 10, 2019

A History of Afternoon Tea

Afternoon tea isn’t just boiling the kettle around 3pm and raiding the biscuit tin, it was introduced in the 1840s by Anna, The Duchess of Bedford. […]
September 8, 2019

Home Baking Without the Hard Work!

We are constantly inundated with cookery shows and baking competitions, however according to TheGrocer.co.uk, home baking is actually declining. Over the past year shoppers bought home […]
September 1, 2019

Hi, I am Anna Baker

I am a cake designer who lives near Cirencester, Gloucestershire, and has grown up in the Cotswolds. Having spent time away teaching, I returned to pursue […]