Floral Cascades Cake
Pretty blue blooms accent this cake design. Fancy icing scrollwork complements the Spiral Separator Set that is incorporated into this confection.
- Easy-Add Violet Icing Color Add to shopping list Violet Icing Color
- 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
- Easy-Add Leaf Green Icing Color Add to shopping list Leaf Green Icing Color
- Easy-Add Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant Add to shopping list Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant
- Easy-Add Meringue Powder Add to shopping list Meringue Powder
Cake serves 60.
- Easy-Add 8 in. Round pan Add to shopping list 8 in. Round pan
- Easy-Add 12 x 2 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 12 x 2 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 2 Add to shopping list Tip: 2
- Easy-Add Tip: 7 Add to shopping list Tip: 7
- Easy-Add Tip: 16 Add to shopping list Tip: 16
- Easy-Add Tip: 102 Add to shopping list Tip: 102
- Easy-Add Tip: 103 Add to shopping list Tip: 103
- Easy-Add Tip: 129 Add to shopping list Tip: 129
- Easy-Add Tip: 352 Add to shopping list Tip: 352
- Easy-Add 10 in. Spiral Separator Set Add to shopping list 10 in. Spiral Separator Set
- Lily Nail Set 1 5/8 in. usedEasy-Add Lily Nail Set Add to shopping list Lily Nail Set
- Easy-Add Flower Nail No. 7 Add to shopping list Flower Nail No. 7
- Easy-Add Yellow Stamens Add to shopping list Yellow Stamens
- Easy-Add Easy-Glide Fondant Smoother Add to shopping list Easy-Glide Fondant Smoother
- Easy-Add Cake Circles Add to shopping list Cake Circles
- Easy-Add Dowel Rods Add to shopping list Dowel Rods
- Easy-Add 14 in. Round Silver Cake Base Add to shopping list 14 in. Round Silver Cake Base
- Cardboard cover with waxed paper to dry flowers
- Waxed paper cut into 1 1/2 in. squares
- Aluminum foil cut into 3 in. squares
*Combine Violet with a little Royal Blue for petunia shade shown. Combine Royal Blue with a little Violet for roses shade shown. Combine Moss Green and Leaf Green for leaf shade shown.
In advance: Make flowers using royal icing. Make 16 tip 103 petunias with tip 16 star centers; add 5 stamens to each center.
Make 14 tip 102 roses and 30 tip 129 drop flowers with tip 2 dot centers. Makes extras of each flower to allow for breakage and let dry on waxed paper-covered board.
Prepare 2-layer cakes for alternate 2-plate construction following directions from separator set.
Prepare cakes for rolled fondant by lightly icing with buttercream. Cover cakes with fondant and smooth with Fondant Smoother.
Position cakes on plates and silver cake base. Pipe tip 7 ball bottom border on each cake. Position 8 in. plate on center of 12 in. cake.
Attach flowers on cake top and cascading down alternate sides with buttercream. Pipe tip 352 leaves in buttercream. Pipe tip 2 scrolls and dots.
At reception: Position cakes on separator set.
†Note: The smallest tier is often saved for the first anniversary. The number of wedding servings given does not include the top tier.