This title features 150 enticing recipes shown in 300 photographs. It covers everything you need to know about making, baking and decorating cupcakes, with foolproof step-by-step instructions. It presents sweet treats for everyday eating as well as ideas for festive gatherings and special occasions, with serving suggestions, topping and filling ideas, plus innovative tips for presentation and packaging. It features a complete cook's guide to all the ingredients and equipment you need. It includes a complete nutritional analysis for every recipe to help you plan treats and cater for special diets. It outlines basic cake mixtures with a fabulous array of ideas for decorating your cakes. It is illustrated with more than 300 delightful photographs. Nothing beats the taste of a freshly baked cupcake. These little cakes are universally popular, and here are recipes to suit all tastes, from simple fairy cakes to elaborate decorated cupcakes. This attractive book presents over 150 recipes as well as serving suggestions and topping ideas. There is something to suit every occasion: relax with a coffee and treat yourself to a Chunky Chocolate and Banana Cupcake; for entertaining, offer your friends elegant Montebianco Cupcakes; while Christening Cupcakes or Wedding Cupcakes are perfect for celebrations. Every recipe and technique is clearly explained and illustrated with a beautiful photograph. Whether you are an experienced baker or novice cook, this inspiring book will be a welcome addition to your kitchen shelf.