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LONDON • It is one of Britain’s more unusual legal wrangles, involving a chocolate cake in the shape of a caterpillar and two of the country’s best-known retailers.
Marks and Spencer (M&S) has threatened its cheaper supermarket rival Aldi and the high-street giants have traded barbs on social media.
M&S’ food store chain last week lodged an intellectual property claim with the High Court in defence of its trademarked chocolate-iced sponge character Colin the Caterpillar.
It argued that the German supermarket chain Aldi was misleading customers with its “Cuthbert” cake, which is also sold in green packaging, and wants it
By Ryanne Co
April 21, 2021
Have a special occasion coming up? Treat yourself to a wonderful cake the next time you feel you deserve it—be that on your birthday, this coming Mother’s Day, or (to be honest) any day you just want something sweet to snack on.
Cakes are our Achilles’ heel. If there’s anything we love more than a big slice of cake, then we’ve yet to discover it. Here, we round up some of the best
Jason Schreiber is a staunch advocate of fruit cakes for every season.
While his repertoire includes the boozy Christmas fruitcake loaded with dried fruits and nuts, it is not confined to it. The recipe developer and food stylist has widened the fruits-in-cake concept with creative desserts that incorporate familiar and uncommon fruits.
He touts a peanut butter and jelly snack cake topped with strawberries. Four-layer hummingbird cake flavored with banana, pineapple and coconut. Crumb cakes moistened with poached pear or blueberry and gooseberry. Crepe cake layered with a guava paste filling. Macaroon cake packed with dried apricots. Raspberry tea cake
Most of us love celebrating our birthday; what’s not to love? Cake, cocktails, being surrounded by the people you love, those people singing ‘Happy Birthday’ at you while you sit there awkwardly… Okay, that last one’s not a super great experience, but all the other things are awesome; plus you also get gifts! But, I’ll admit it, it’s not awesome getting a gift that you can’t wait to return for store credit. Even worse, is being the person who’s just given a bad birthday gift.
So, if one of the men in your life has a birthday coming up, you … Read More
As the weather warms and more of our family, friends and neighbors get vaccinated, there’s reason for small (safe) celebrations. And what’s a celebration without cake?
I’m not talking about towering, fussy layered cakes with buttercream frosting that are best saved for birthday parties or anniversary celebrations, but instead those easy, go-to snacking cakes you can whip up the morning before you host your first small backyard get-together in over a year. Extra points if it’s the kind of cake your guests can pick up with their hands and eat without utensils, brushing stray crumbs into the grass.