Updated 11/29/2018 with a few additonal favorites!
I am always looking for the tools to use in the kitchen to make life a little easier. When you cook and bake as often as I do, you generally know what works and what tools to stay away from. That’s why I am sharing with you this list of my Best Cake Decorating and Baking Supplies.
While this is surely no all-encompassing list, it is a great start to get you well on your way to use what I think are the best products that have saved me time and energy. Let me walk you through them!
What are the best baking supplies
When I started baking and decorating I had a lot to learn. Just like everyone else, my success was earned from a lot of failures. It’s not easy creating delicious desserts if you don’t have the right tools.
I can distinctly remember the days when my bundt cakes didn’t look anything like an actual bundt cake. I think they’ve come a long way. Here is one of my favorites, a Hershey’s Chocolate Bundt Cake.
While I have come a long way in the kitchen, I owe it all in a large part to my favorite baking supplies and tools. I’ve been asked before what my favorite supplies were to use, so I am sharing those with you today.
Best Cake Decorating Supplies
You can never go wrong with too many tools in the garage, and I am a firm believer you can never have too many kitchen tools on hand, either. Here is my list of the best cake decorating accessories and baking supplies I have found works the best for me in my kitchen.
What are the best baking tools?
Here is my quick list of what I can’t live without when I am in the kitchen. Everything is actually relatively inexpensive (with exception to the KitchenAid Mixer.)
Hint: This would be a great list reference for gift ideas
1. Best Baking Mat Set Non-stick Silicone Baking Mats – a simple non-stick baking mat that makes cleanup a breeze.
2. Silicone Baking Cups / Cupcake Liners – these liners are my go-to item when I am making muffins.
3. Professional Nonstick Bakeware – I’ve done a lot of bakeware, and these have been my favorite for years.
4. Beater Blade for KitchenAid – my must-have tool attachment for my KitchenAid Mixer.
5. KitchenAid 5-Qt. Artisan Series – this Stainless Steel version is one of my favorites. It’s a classic beauty.
My favorite baking supplies
6. KitchenAid Wire Whip – if I am not using my beater blade, this is generally my attachment of choice.
7. Revolving Cake Decorating Stand – this is the best thing ever when decorating a cake. No more walking around the table or getting messy. It’s a must have for any cake decorator.
8. Wilton Decorating Cakes Book – Inspiration is overflowing is the Wilton Cake Decorating book.
9. Silicone Spatula Set– another must have, I have these spatulas in all sorts of colors and sizes. They smooth icing like no other.
10. 50-Piece Tool and Caddy Decorating Set – A decorator’s dream. A lot of specialty tip and items to take your cake decorating to the next level.
11. Cake Batter Dispenser – I LOVE this tool and use it often. From dispensing the perfect cupcakes to the perfect pancakes. It makes life easier, and less messy!
All of these kitchen tools make life a little easier, and I always love learning new tricks.
If you are in the market for some of the best cake decorating and baking supplies, this list should help you get started! If you are looking for the perfect kitchen gift for a baking novice, this is a great place to start.
Do you have a favorite tool that isn’t listed here? Leave a comment below and share!