Blossoms in Blue Cake
Cake decorating is an art. The process goes more smoothly when you use our Trim ‘N Turn PLUS Cake Turntable, which allows you to easily, tidily and artistically add piped-icing embellishments.
- Easy-Add Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant Add to shopping list Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant
- Easy-Add Ready-To-Use Gum Paste Add to shopping list Ready-To-Use Gum Paste
- Easy-Add Royal Blue Icing Color Add to shopping list Royal Blue Icing Color
- Easy-Add Moss Green Icing Color Add to shopping list Moss Green Icing Color
Non-toxic pastel chalk
Cake serves 20.
- Easy-Add 8 x 2 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 8 x 2 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 2 Add to shopping list Tip: 2
- Easy-Add Tip: 3 Add to shopping list Tip: 3
- Easy-Add Tip: 349 Add to shopping list Tip: 349
- Easy-Add Flower Former Set Add to shopping list Flower Former Set
- Easy-Add Leaf Cut-Outs™ Add to shopping list Leaf Cut-Outs™
- Easy-Add Floral Collection Flower Making Set Add to shopping list Floral Collection Flower Making Set
- Easy-Add 10-Pc. Fondant/Gum Paste Tool Set Add to shopping list 10-Pc. Fondant/Gum Paste Tool Set
- Easy-Add Rolling Pin Add to shopping list Rolling Pin
- Easy-Add Roll-N-Cut Mat Add to shopping list Roll-N-Cut Mat
- Easy-Add Fondant Shaping Foam Set Add to shopping list Fondant Shaping Foam Set
- Easy-Add Brush Set Add to shopping list Brush Set
- Easy-Add Cake Dividing Set Add to shopping list Cake Dividing Set
- Easy-Add Cake Board Add to shopping list Cake Board
- Easy-Add Trim 'n Turn® PLUS Cake Turntable Add to shopping list Trim 'n Turn® PLUS Cake Turntable
- Easy-Add Fanci-Foil Wrap Add to shopping list Fanci-Foil Wrap
- Tea Strainer
In advance: Make flowers. Using a 50/50 fondant/gum paste mixture and cutters from Floral Collection Set, make 1 large rose with 3 rows of petals, 5 medium roses with 2 rows of petals and 5 rosebuds without wires. Tint portion of mixture blue and roll out 1/8 in. thick; using cutters from set, make 8 apple blossoms and 16 forget-me-nots. Make extras to allow for breakage and let dry on cornstarch-dusted board. Also: Make leaves. Tint portion of mixture green. Cut 10 leaves using medium Cut-Out. Place on Shaping Foam and score vein lines with veining tool from set. Let dry in medium flower former dusted with cornstarch. Brush roses and leaves with pastel chalk grated through tea strainer.
Prepare 2-layer cake for rolled fondant. Divide into 8ths; mark 1 in. from base of cake. Pipe tip 2 double drop strings at division points. Pipe tip 2 vertical lines from strings to cake base, 1/2 in. apart. Pipe tip 2 dots at ends of lines. Pipe tip 3 ball bottom border. At each string point, pipe a tip 2 outline teardrop shape. Attach an apple blossom and 2 forget-me-nots at string points with dots of icing. Pipe tip 349 leaves. Position roses and leaves on cake top. Pipe tip 2 dots in groups of 3 around cake.