Proud Uncle Cake
Uncle Sam is the man! Do him proud for the 4th of July and all summer long, with our Little Hero Pan, topped by his signature top hat created from a cookie. A spirited shape for any All-American occasion.
- Easy-Add Royal Blue Icing Color Add to shopping list Royal Blue Icing Color
- Easy-Add Red-Red Icing Color Add to shopping list Red-Red Icing Color
- Easy-Add Christmas Red Icing Color Add to shopping list Christmas Red Icing Color
- Easy-Add Black Icing Color Add to shopping list Black Icing Color
- Easy-Add Copper Icing Color (light skin tone) Add to shopping list Copper Icing Color (light skin tone)
Cake serves 12; cookie serves 1.
- Easy-Add Little Hero Pan Add to shopping list Little Hero Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 2 Add to shopping list Tip: 2
- Easy-Add Tip: 4 Add to shopping list Tip: 4
- Easy-Add Tip: 13 Add to shopping list Tip: 13
- Easy-Add Tip: 16 Add to shopping list Tip: 16
- Easy-Add Tip: 21 Add to shopping list Tip: 21
- Easy-Add 6 in. Lollipop Sticks Add to shopping list 6 in. Lollipop Sticks
- Easy-Add Cookie Sheet Add to shopping list Cookie Sheet
- Easy-Add Cooling Grid Add to shopping list Cooling Grid
- Easy-Add Cake Board Add to shopping list Cake Board
- Easy-Add Fanci-Foil Wrap Add to shopping list Fanci-Foil Wrap
- Small flag decal 4 x 2 1/4 in.
- Cellophane Tape
Roll out dough. Using pattern, cut hat. Bake and cool; set aside. Pipe tip 2 star shapes on hatband; cover remainder of hatband with tip 13 stars.
Cover stripes and brim of hat with tip 16 stars.
Trim suspenders and fire hose off cake. Ice sides and background areas smooth. Outline body, clothes and shoes with tip 4.
Pipe in eyes, mouth, shirt, inside of jacket tail and sleeves with tip 4 (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch).
Cover shoes, pants, jacket and face with tip 16 stars. Build up nose with tip 16 stars. Overpipe tip 4 dot pupils (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch).
Outline and pipe in tip 4 bow tie and add tip 4 dot knot (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch).
Pipe tip 16 pull-out star moustache and goatee; pipe tip 16 stripe hair. Pipe tip 21 star bottom border.
Tape flag decal to lollipop stick and position in hands; insert additional stick at bottom of hands.
Outline hands with tip 4 and overpipe with tip 16 stars. Position hat; support with large marshmallows.
*Note: Combine Red-Red and Christmas Red for red shown.