Snowman Summit Cake
Everywhere you look on this 2-tier cake you see happy snowmen coming and going. Fondant covered cake with fondant stars and snowmen with fondant accessories. A beautiful creation to make ahead so you can enjoy your guests.
- Easy-Add Royal Blue Icing Color Add to shopping list Royal Blue Icing Color
- Easy-Add Black Icing Color Add to shopping list Black 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 Violet Icing Color Add to shopping list Violet 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 Orange Icing Color Add to shopping list Orange 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 Dark Cocoa Candy Melts® Candy Add to shopping list Dark Cocoa Candy Melts® Candy
- Easy-Add Piping Gel Add to shopping list Piping Gel
- Easy-Add White Sparkling Sugar Add to shopping list White Sparkling Sugar
Cake serves 40.
- Easy-Add 6 x 3 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 6 x 3 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 10 x 3 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 10 x 3 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 6 Add to shopping list Tip: 6
- Easy-Add Tip: 7 Add to shopping list Tip: 7
- Easy-Add Tip: 8 Add to shopping list Tip: 8
- Easy-Add Brush Set Add to shopping list Brush Set
- Easy-Add Easy-Glide Fondant Smoother Add to shopping list Easy-Glide Fondant Smoother
- Easy-Add Wide Glide™ Rolling Pin Add to shopping list Wide Glide™ Rolling Pin
- Easy-Add Roll-N-Cut Mat Add to shopping list Roll-N-Cut Mat
- Easy-Add Round Cut-Outs Fondant Cutter Add to shopping list Round Cut-Outs Fondant Cutter
- Easy-Add Star Cut-Outs™ Add to shopping list Star Cut-Outs™
- Easy-Add 11 3/4 in. Lollipop Sticks Add to shopping list 11 3/4 in. Lollipop Sticks
- Easy-Add Circle Metal Cookie Cutter Add to shopping list Circle Metal Cookie Cutter
- Easy-Add Parchment Triangles Add to shopping list Parchment Triangles
- Easy-Add Dowel Rods Add to shopping list Dowel Rods
- Easy-Add 12 in. Silver Cake Base Add to shopping list 12 in. Silver Cake Base
- Easy-Add Cake Circles Add to shopping list Cake Circles
- Waxed paper
In advance: Prepare Chocolate Fondant and tint black. Roll out 1/8 in. thick and cover base board. Reserve remaining black fondant.
Also: Make and assemble snowmen.
And: Prepare stars. Roll out white fondant 1/8 in. thick. Cut 45 stars using smallest Cut-Out. Brush with Piping Gel and sprinkle with Sparkling Sugar. Let dry on cornstarch-dusted surface.
Bake and cool 2-layer cakes (trim layers to 21/2 in. for 5 in. high tiers). Prepare for Stacked Construction and cover with 60 oz. tinted rolled fondant. Roll out white fondant 1/8 in. thick for snow drifts. For 6 in. cake, cut a 20 x 2 in. strip; use knife to cut random waves into top edge. Roll up strip then unroll around base of cake, attaching with damp brush; smooth. For 10 in. cake, cut a 20 x 2 in. and a 12 x 2 in. strip and repeat as above. For scrolls, roll white fondant into 1/8 in. diameter ropes in various lengths. Use piping gel in cut parchment bag to pipe scroll designs onto snow drifts; attach ropes over designs, trimming as needed. Pipe a line of piping gel over ropes; use brush to spread to coat evenly. Sprinkle with Sparkling Sugar. Position cakes on prepared base. Attach stars to cake sides using piping gel. Insert snowmen, trimming sticks as needed. For bottom snowman, use tip of knife to cut a small hole in base board to hold stick.
*Combine Red-Red with Christmas Red for red shown. Combine Violet with Rose for violet shown.