The Picture of Romance Cake
Cake serves 220
- 2 of each size Decorator Preferred® Square Separator Plates (8, 10, and 12 in needed)
- 16 x 16 x 1/2 in. foamcore board
- 64 inches of 1/2 in. wide brown ribbon
- Double-stick tape
Bake and cool 2-layer cakes. Ice smooth and prepare for Separator Plate and Pillar Construction. Tint 48 oz. fondant brown and roll out 1/8 in. thick. Cut 3/4 in. strips and attach to all edges of cake sides with dots of icing; trim as needed to fit. Roll out white fondant 1/8 in. thick. Use wide end of tip 2D to cut brown and white circles. Brush backs with water, attach brown circles at corners to cover seams and white circles on cake sides. Attach ribbon to base board with tape.
At reception: Assemble cakes. Insert favorite photo and position topper
*Combine Brown with a little Black and Red-Red for brown shown.
**The top tier is often saved for the first anniversary. The number of servings given does not include the top tier.
***Always place a separator plate, or cake board cut to fit, on the cake where you position any figurine or topper. This protects both the cake and your keepsake. For extra stability, secure topper to the plate with double-stick tape.
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