Damsels of the Darkside Mini Cake
Halloween high fives! Mini cakes form the bodies. Monster shaped cookies are decorated to create those faces only a mother could love!
- Easy-Add Black Icing Color Add to shopping list Black Icing Color
- Easy-Add Orange Icing Color Add to shopping list Orange Icing Color
- Easy-Add Leaf Green Icing Color Add to shopping list Leaf Green Icing Color
- Easy-Add Lemon Yellow Icing Color Add to shopping list Lemon Yellow Icing Color
- Easy-Add Violet Icing Color Add to shopping list Violet Icing Color
- Easy-Add Golden Yellow Icing Color Add to shopping list Golden Yellow Icing Color
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Hard stick candy
Each mini cake serves 1.
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- Easy-Add Cookie Sheet Add to shopping list Cookie Sheet
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- Easy-Add Tip: 1 Add to shopping list Tip: 1
- Easy-Add Tip: 2 Add to shopping list Tip: 2
- Easy-Add Tip: 3 Add to shopping list Tip: 3
- Easy-Add Tip: 4 Add to shopping list Tip: 4
- Easy-Add Tip: 6 Add to shopping list Tip: 6
- Easy-Add Tip: 10 Add to shopping list Tip: 10
- Easy-Add Halloween Metal Cutter Set Add to shopping list Halloween Metal Cutter Set
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- Easy-Add 6 in. Cookie Treat Sticks Add to shopping list 6 in. Cookie Treat Sticks
- Waxed paper
In advance: Prepare and roll out cookie dough. Cut heads using Witch and Frankenstein cutters from 18 Pc. Set. Cut cat using cutter from Mini Set. Bake and cool cookies. Also: Decorate cookies with royal icing. Ice face areas smooth. Pipe tip 4 dots for whites of eyes. Use tip 3 to overpipe eyelids, add outline ears and pipe dot nose and cheeks. Use tip 2 to pipe dot pupils, zigzag mouth and eyebrows. Finish bride with tip 4 zigzag hair. For witch's hat, outline and pipe in brim and top with tip 6 (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Pipe tip 4 outline band and tip 3 buckle. Finish with tip 3 outline hair and tip 2 tooth. For cat, ice smooth then outline with tip 2; pipe tip 1 line and dot features. Let cookies dry. And: Attach cookie sticks to back of heads with royal icing. Let dry.
Bake and cool mini cake bodies. Spatula ice cakes. Cut stick candy to 4 in. long; insert into cake sides for arms, leaving 2 in. exposed. Pipe on icing for sleeves with tip 10; smooth with spatula to cover. Cut spearmint leaves to shape hands; dip in granulated sugar to seal cut edges. Attach with icing. Pipe tip 3 zigzag cuffs. Insert cookie heads; trim cookie sticks as needed. Attach cat to witch.
* Combine Leaf Green with Lemon Yellow for green shown. For Black, begin with chocolate icing so less color is required.