Every year we think ‘how has Christmas come around so quick?!’ Our popular Christmas Cupcake course totally sold out last year so we’ve added dates extra dates this time round, but be quick – when they’re gone they’re gone! Why not check out our other seasonal course - Christmas Cake Baubles.

A fun and informative course covering an extensive range if decorative and icing styles, you can wow your friends and family with this impressive array of cupcake designs this festive season.

On this course you will bake and decorate 12 of your own cupcakes – the moistest orange and cranberry cupcakes EVER! You will receive full tutorial on how to make a range of icing styles including fondant and how to pipe swirly frosting.

You will also learn how to create your own handmade decorations including candy canes, snowflakes, reindeer, christmas trees, Christmas puds and much more!

Come, create and be merry, with The Gourmet Cupcake Company!

Mulled wine included……..  :)

Our cake courses are held at our lovely bakery and cake decorating shop in central Chelmsford, Essex.  Did you know we do over 15 different courses for all types of cakes? And that you can get a 20% discount after you’ve booked one?! For details on this fantastic offer, and to check out all of our courses, click here. Terms and conditions apply.

Skill Level
Any level, beginners and upwards

Course Content

  • Baking a dozen of your own delicious cranberry & orange cupcakes
  • Perfect cupcakes EVERY time – Tips & Tricks
  • Icing Techniques:
  • Fondant icing
  • Buttercream frostings
  • How to colour icing
  • Piping perfect swirls on top of your cupcakes
  • Introduction to sugarcraft – tools and techniques
  • Making loads of creative sugar decorations to a Christmas theme!
  • Troubleshoot your cupcake problems with experienced bakers plus handy hints along the way…..

Course Location
This course is held at our professional bakery and cake decorating shop in Chelmsford in Essex. Parking is available if you are driving, otherwise Chelmsford is just a 30 minute train ride from London Liverpool Street station if you decide to travel by train.

Course Times
Weekdays 10am to 3:00pm (with lunch break)
Saturdays 11:00am to 4:00pm (with lunch break)
Sundays 12:30pm to 5:00pm (no lunch break)

Course Prices
The Christmas Cupcakes Courses is £95. **£10 early bird discount when you book but 13th October 2017 – discount applied automatically at CHECKOUT**

What’s Included?
The course price includes all baking ingredients, materials, recipe and icing handouts to take home, all sugarcraft tools, equipment, refreshments and of course your dozen beautifully baked and decorated cupcakes all boxed up to take home.

Exclusive TGCC Discounts for you!
Course attendees will receive a 10% discount on any items purchased in cake decorating shop Creative Baking Supplies on the day of your course – with no minimum spend! PLUS, if you book one course with us, you will be entitled to 20% off other courses in the future. For more information on how to get this fantastic discount or to book just give the shop a call on 01245 283986.

**PLEASE NOTE!** Our online booking & payments system is via PayPal but you do not need a PayPal account to pay! PayPal is also a secure payments system for any credit or debit cards. If you have problems with the booking system, please call the shop to book your course on 01245 283986. Click on a date below to book your course:

Christmas Cupcake Course

Available Dates

Christmas Cupcake Course

Price: £95.00

Date: Thursday 30th November, 2017

Available Spaces: 4

Christmas Cupcake Course

Price: £95.00

Date: Saturday 2nd December, 2017

Available Spaces: 4

Christmas Cupcake Course

Price: £95.00

Date: Friday 8th December, 2017

Available Spaces: 3