This buttercream iced cake is so ?tweet? for Easter! Featuring a basketweave icing technique on its side, chick cupcakes sit snugly on the cake top. The Wilton 12-Pc. Easter Treat Decorating Set includes the tips you need to decorate both cake and mini cupcakes.
Make cake and six mini cupcakes. Prepare cake and cupcake batter following recipe directions. Bake and cool cake and mini cupcakes. Prepare buttercream icing following recipe directions. Tint portions green and yellow, and small amounts of black and orange. Reserve remaining white. Torte, stack and fill for a 2-layer cake, 3 in. high.
Decorate mini cupcakes. Use 9 in. angled spatula and yellow icing to ice mini cupcakes smooth. Use tip 4, cut disposable decorating bag and black icing to pipe dots for eyes. Use tip 4, cut disposable decorating bag and orange icing to pipe pull-out dot for beak. Use tip 18, cut disposable decorating bag and yellow icing to pipe pull-out stars for feathers.
Decorate cake. Use 11 in. straight spatula and white icing to ice cake smooth. Use tip 48, cut disposable decorating bag and white icing to pipe basketweave on sides of cake. Use tip 233, cut disposable decorating bag and green icing to pipe grass on top of cake. Place mini cupcakes sideways on top of cake. Pipe additional grass around mini cupcakes to stabilize, if needed.
Checkerboard Pastel Easter Basket Cake showcases three colors in one cake for colorful slices that will delight family and friends. Checkerboard Cake Pan Set, with three cake pans and a ringed insert, makes it easy to get perfect results every time.
Look who?s popping up at everyone?s place for Easter! It?s a cute bunny basket inspector on a cupcake that?s fresh as spring. The basket has a pretty handle made from dots of piped candy, and it?s filled with pull-out icing grass and pastel jelly beans.