<h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to make chocolate shavings with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to make chocolate shavings with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to fill and ganache a cake with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to fill and ganache a cake with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to make chocolate paste roses with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to make chocolate paste roses with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to make a polkadot chocolate collar with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2><h2><a href='http://www.kalahari.com/books/Katriens-cakes/632/42066234.aspx' target='_blank'>Learn how to make a polkadot chocolate collar with Katrien’s Cakes Book available at kalahari.com</a></h2>

Katrien van Zyl believes that any occasion should be celebrated with an exquisitely hand-crafted cake, whether it’s a wedding, birthday, anniversary or any other celebration. Chocolate cakes are her true passion which led her to write the books ‘Katrien’s Cakes and Katrien's Mini Cakes.’

When she is not blogging, giving classes or doing demonstrations she gladly accepts cake commissions. To find out more about her cake decorating classes, click HERE.

Whether you’re in Cape Town or anywhere else in the world, she is always available for advice and ideas.

Katrien’s Mini Cakes has won the Gourmand World Award for best Pastry and Sweets book in South Africa for 2013