The Flower Show Cake
Add the perfect crowning touch to a springtime wedding. Even better, this cake is easily displayed on the Graceful Tiers Cake Stand for decorating simplicity.
- Easy-Add Rose Icing Color Add to shopping list Rose Icing Color
- Easy-Add Lemon Yellow Icing Color Add to shopping list Lemon Yellow Icing Color
- Easy-Add Golden Yellow Icing Color Add to shopping list Golden Yellow Icing Color
- Easy-Add Moss Green Icing Color Add to shopping list Moss Green Icing Color
- Easy-Add Brown Icing Color Add to shopping list Brown Icing Color
- Easy-Add Ready-To-Use Rolled Fondant Natural Colors Multi Pack Add to shopping list Ready-To-Use Rolled Fondant Natural Colors Multi Pack
- Easy-Add Meringue Powder Add to shopping list Meringue Powder
Cake serves 62.
- Easy-Add 6 x 2 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 6 x 2 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 8 x 2 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 8 x 2 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add 10 x 2 in. Round Pan Add to shopping list 10 x 2 in. Round Pan
- Easy-Add Tip: 1 Add to shopping list Tip: 1
- Easy-Add Tip: 101 Add to shopping list Tip: 101
- Easy-Add Tip: 102 Add to shopping list Tip: 102
- Easy-Add Tip: 103 Add to shopping list Tip: 103
- Easy-Add Tip: 352 Add to shopping list Tip: 352
- Easy-Add Cutter/Embosser Add to shopping list Cutter/Embosser
- Easy-Add Rolling Pin Add to shopping list Rolling Pin
- Easy-Add Roll-N-Cut Mat Add to shopping list Roll-N-Cut Mat
- Easy-Add Graceful Tiers Cake Stand Add to shopping list Graceful Tiers Cake Stand
- Easy-Add Flower Nail No. 7 Add to shopping list Flower Nail No. 7
- Easy-Add Flower Former Set Add to shopping list Flower Former Set
- Easy-Add Disposable Decorating Bags Add to shopping list Disposable Decorating Bags
- Easy-Add Cake Circles Add to shopping list Cake Circles
- Easy-Add Waxed paper squares Add to shopping list Waxed paper squares
Several days in advance: Make royal icing flowers using 5-petal templates as a guide. Make 50 each pink and yellow tip 101 apple blossoms. Make 40 each pink and yellow tip 102 apple blossoms. Make 25 each pink and yellow tip 103 wild roses. Make extras to allow for breakage; let apple blossoms dry in medium flower formers and wild roses dry in large flower formers. When flowers are dry, pipe tip 1 pull-out stamens at centers. Also: Make 100 puddle dots, 3/8 in. diameter, on waxed paper squares using thinned pink royal icing in cut disposable bag. Make extras to allow for breakage; let dry.
Ice 2-layer cakes smooth in buttercream. Combine Light and Dark Brown fondant packets and add brown icing color to deepen. Roll out fondant 1/8 in. thick. Cut 1 in. wide strips, long enough to wrap around each cake; position around base of cakes. Attach puddle dots 1 in. apart on strips with buttercream.
Mound icing at center of each cake and position various flowers; position other flowers randomly. Add tip 352 leaves. Position cakes on stand.
*Combine Lemon Yellow with Golden Yellow for darker yellow shown.
**The top tier is often saved for the first anniversary. The number of servings given does not include the top tier.