A great cake escape! This Kingdom of Sweet Dreams uses your favorite crisped rice cereal treat recipe to shape the round castle base and cone-shaped turrets. The white columns, door and windows are pieces from the Romantic Castle Cake Set.
Make turrets: Prepare 1 batch of crisped rice cereal treats. Spray inside of turrets lightly with vegetable spray. Pack mixture into turrets, umold and set aside.
Make castle: Prepare 3 layers of crisped rice cereal treats to create castle body. Use 2 batches per layer and mold in 10 x 2 in. round pan. Let each layer set, then stack. Decorate and assemble castle: Attach jumbo nonpareils to windows and tower windows with dots of melted candy.
Attach candy-coated chocolate pieces on tower points and around door. Attach sour cherry candy to turret peaks with melted candy. Attach spice drops to top edge of castle with melted candy.
Position 4 medium and 3 large towers around cake, attach with melted candy. Insert windows and door into castle. Push 1 large and 4 small towers into top of castle.
Attach turrets to towers with melted candy. Attach candy-coated chocolates to bottom border of castle between towers using dots of melted candy.
Tip: To help melted candy set up faster when assembling castle, place castle towers in freezer for 5-10 minutes before attaching.
Place chocolate candy in freezer for 1-2 minutes only to help melted candy set faster.
A 2-layer Sheet Pan cake provides the base for a congenial castle. Use red icing to cover Romantic Castle Cake Set turrets; accentuate architectural elements with gum drops, sugar cubes and piped-icing details
Fashion a fairytale fortress around a tiered cake. Our Romantic Castle Cake Set supplies reusable architectural pieces?including towers, windows and doors?that can be decorated with icing or melted candy.