Gifts Galore Cake
Beautiful pastel fondant gifts shimmer on a two-tiered cake towering with excitement. It’s a dessert and a delicious gift, all in one.
- Easy-Add Teal Icing Color Add to shopping list Teal Icing Color
- Easy-Add Rose Icing Color Add to shopping list Rose 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 Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant Add to shopping list Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant
- Easy-Add Gum-Tex™ Add to shopping list Gum-Tex™
- Easy-Add White Pearl Dust™ Add to shopping list White Pearl Dust™
- Easy-Add White Cake Sparkles™ Add to shopping list White Cake Sparkles™
- Easy-Add Piping Gel Add to shopping list Piping Gel
- Easy-Add White Candy Melts® Candy Add to shopping list White Candy Melts® Candy
Cake serves 32.
- Easy-Add 6 x 2 in. Square Pan Add to shopping list 6 x 2 in. Square Pan
- Easy-Add 8 x 2 in. Square Pan Add to shopping list 8 x 2 in. Square Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 2A Add to shopping list Tip: 2A
- Easy-Add Brush Set Add to shopping list Brush Set
- Easy-Add 9 in. Fondant Roller Add to shopping list 9 in. Fondant Roller
- Easy-Add Roll-N-Cut Mat Add to shopping list Roll-N-Cut Mat
- Easy-Add 6 in. Lollipop Sticks Add to shopping list 6 in. Lollipop Sticks
- Easy-Add Fanci-Foil Wrap Add to shopping list Fanci-Foil Wrap
- Easy-Add Oval Cut-Outs™ Add to shopping list Oval Cut-Outs™
In advance, tint 12 oz. fondant each color: rose, teal, violet, green. Knead in 1/4 teaspoon of gum-tex into each color. Tint 3 oz. of each color a darker shade and knead 1/8 teaspoon of gum-tex into each. Roll lighter color out 1/8 in. thick and cut one gift in each color. Middle gifts for top tier and bottom tier, make one in each color. For side gifts on top and bottom tiers, make 2 in each color. For ribbons and bows and gifts on bottom tier, roll out matching color fondant 1/16 in. thick cut strips 3/8 in. thick x the length of each gift. Attach to damp brush. Cut bow with smallest oval cut-out and attach with damp brush. For top tier, roll fondant 1/16 thick and cut strips 1/2 in. thick. Use the large open end of tip 2A to cut bow loops, roll into oval and attach with damp brush. For top gift, cut fondant strip 3/4 in. wide and use medium oval for bow. Dust all gifts with white pearl dust; attach white sparkles to ribbons and bows with piping gel. Attach 2 lollipop sticks to back of large gift using melted candy.
Bake and cool 2-layer 6 in. and 8 in. cakes, trim layers so each cake is 3 in. high. Prepare to be covered with fondant by lightly icing with buttercream. Cover with fondant. Attach gifts to cake using buttercream. Insert large gift in top tier.
*Leaf Green and Lemon Yellow were combined for green shown.
Violet and Rose were combined for violet shown.