The Patriot Cake
This star cake is a celebration in itself! Using Sugar Sheets! to make stars, stripes and swirls, it’s a firecracker of a dessert for the Fourth of July, Memorial Day, Veterans Day and many more.
Your favorite 2-layer cake mix
- Easy-Add Bright Blue Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper Add to shopping list Bright Blue Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper
- Easy-Add Red Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper Add to shopping list Red Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper
- Easy-Add Piping Gel Add to shopping list Piping Gel
- Easy-Add FoodWriter™ Primary Colors Edible Color Markers Add to shopping list FoodWriter™ Primary Colors Edible Color Markers
Cake serves 12.
- Easy-Add Star Pan Add to shopping list Star Pan
- 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
- Easy-Add 9 in. Angled Spatula Add to shopping list 9 in. Angled Spatula
- Easy-Add 13 in. Angled Spatula Add to shopping list 13 in. Angled Spatula
- Easy-Add Single Shape Punch Set Add to shopping list Single Shape Punch Set
- Easy-Add Spiral Cutting Insert Add to shopping list Spiral Cutting Insert
- Nesting Star Cookie Cutters (largest star cutter used)Easy-Add Nesting Star Cookie Cutters Add to shopping list Nesting Star Cookie Cutters
- Easy-Add Rotary Cutter Add to shopping list Rotary Cutter
- Easy-Add Decorator Brush Set Add to shopping list Decorator Brush Set
- Easy-Add Layered Stars Cutting insert Add to shopping list Layered Stars Cutting insert
- Craft knife
Bake and cool cake. Place on foil-covered board and ice smooth.
Use punch with Spiral Cutting Insert to cut Bright Blue Sugar Sheets! swirls. Attach randomly swirls to cake top and sides.
Use largest star cutter from Nest Star Cutter Set as a stencil. Use Red Sugar Sheets! star on backside of sheet and trace inside cutter with black FoodWriter. Cut and trim with craft knife. Position star on center of cake.
Use Rotary Cutters to cut 1/2 wide strips of Bright Blue Sugar Sheets! to fit assorted lengths of star. Attach strips on an angle 1/2 in. apart on red star; secure with Piping Gel.
Use largest star from Layered Stars Cutting Insert Set to cut star from Bright Blue Sheets! Attach to center of cake with Piping Gel.