Daisy Delicacy Cake
Softly shaded tiers draped in daisies are linked by pretty Tailored Tiers separators, each covered with fondant in a lively imprinted design. The illuminated fountain and the dazzling crystal-look topper complete the look.
- 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 Sky Blue Icing Color Add to shopping list Sky Blue Icing Color
- Easy-Add Meringue Powder Add to shopping list Meringue Powder
- Easy-Add Piping Gel Add to shopping list Piping Gel
- Easy-Add 6 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 6 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 10 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 10 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 14 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 14 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 8 x 3 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 8 x 3 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 1 Add to shopping list Tip: 1
- Easy-Add Tip: 3 Add to shopping list Tip: 3
- Easy-Add Tip: 16 Add to shopping list Tip: 16
- Easy-Add Tip: 131 Add to shopping list Tip: 131
- Easy-Add Floral Fantasy Fondant Imprint Mat Add to shopping list Floral Fantasy Fondant Imprint Mat
- 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 Easy-Glide Fondant Smoother Add to shopping list Easy-Glide Fondant Smoother
- Easy-Add Ribbon Cutter/Embosser Set Add to shopping list Ribbon Cutter/Embosser Set
- Easy-Add Brush Set Add to shopping list Brush Set
- Easy-Add Clear Bianca Figurine Add to shopping list Clear Bianca Figurine
- Easy-Add Tailored Tiers Cake Display Set Add to shopping list Tailored Tiers Cake Display Set
- Easy-Add Fanci Fountain Add to shopping list Fanci Fountain
- Easy-Add Roman Column and Plate Set Add to shopping list Roman Column and Plate Set
- Easy-Add Hidden Pillars Add to shopping list Hidden Pillars
- Easy-Add Cake Divider Set Add to shopping list Cake Divider Set
- Easy-Add Dowel Rods Add to shopping list Dowel Rods
- Easy-Add Cake Circles Add to shopping list Cake Circles
- Waxed paper
- Cellophane Tape
At least 2 days in advance, make fountain base ring. Fold a 25 in. sheet of waxed paper in half; wrap around 8 x 3 in. pan; tape seam together. Tint 2 packages gum paste blue; roll out 1/8 in. thick. Cut a 15 x 3 in. strip; imprint design using Fondant Imprint Mat. Wrap around prepared pan, smoothing seam with fingers. Using bottom opening of any standard tip, cut a small opening for fountain cord in back of ring along bottom edge. Let dry for 48 hours.
Prepare Tailed Tiers separators and hidden pillars. Remove fabric from separators. Tint 24 oz. fondant blue. Roll out 1/8 in. thick. Cut a 24 x 2 in. strip for large separator and a 15 x 2 in. strip for small separator; imprint design using Fondant Imprint Mat. Brush separator sides with Piping Gel; attach strips. Cut a 3 1/2 x 2 in. strip for each hidden pillar. Brush the top 2 in. of pillar with piping gel and attach strip. Let all dry overnight.
Make hanging garland and drop flowers. Cover an 18 in. plate with waxed paper; divide in sixteenths. Position plate on cake pan. Roll out white gum paste 1/8 in thick. Cut 6 1/2 x 1/4 in. strips; using royal icing, attach strips to plate at division marks to form garland positioning 1/2 in. of each end on plate. Let dry.
Make topper base. Roll out white gum paste 1/8 in. thick. Cut 4 in. circle; let dry. Decorate imprinted strips on separators, pillars and base ring. Using thinned royal icing, fill in imprinted areas on all strips with tip 1. Let dry.
Bake and cool 2-layer cakes. Prepare for rolled fondant and Tailored Tiers Construction. Tint 126 oz. fondant blue. Cover cakes; smooth with Fondant Smoother. Divide 6 in cake into sixths, 10 in. cake into tenths and 14 in. cake into twelfths. Use garland marker from Cake Dividing Set to mark garlands at division points.
Pipe tip 3 drop string garlands over markings; attach drop flowers. Carefully remove garlands from plate; remove waxed paper. Position 14 in. cake on plate; pipe tip 16 shell bottom border. Insert hidden pillars in 6 in. cake; pipe tip 16 shells around pillars.
At Reception, assemble cakes. Position fountain base ring on 18 in. plate. Turn on fountain switch and position fountain with cord through hole in ring. Position Roman Columns and 14 in. cake. Position remaining cakes and separators. Pipe tip 16 shell bottom borders. Position topper base and topper. Attach hanging garlands with royal icing; attach drop flowers on garland ends on plate with icing.
*The top tier is often saved for the first anniversary. The number of servings given does not include the top tier.