Icing Colors Tinted Use Color Right base colors and QuickCount color formulas to tint icing in the following shade:
Winter Red: ½ cup white icing + 10R
Reserve remaining icing white
Tint icing. Prepare a decorating bag with tip 366 and white icing. Prepare a second decorating bag with tip 2 and red icing.
Make poinsettias. Attach waxed paper square to flower nail with dot of icing. Pipe tip 366 white icing leaves for poinsettia flower petals. Pipe tip 2 red icing dots in center of flower. Remove flower on waxed paper from flower nail. Repeat to make 11 more poinsettias. Let flowers air dry overnight.
Bake and cool chocolate cakes.
Decorate cakes. Sprinkle confectioners’ sugar from strainer over cakes. Prepare a decorating bag with tip 18 and white icing; pipe swirl in center of cake.
Carefully remove poinsettia from waxed paper; attach to cake.
Luscious white buttercream icing accented with sparkling sugar creates the perfect base for royal icing poinsettias. Peppermint Stripe ColorCups Baking Cups are foil-lined to retain their pristine stripes!
Dimensional royal icing poinsettias form an elegant wreath around the sophisticated snowy white fondant-covered two-tiered cake. Delicate buttercream icing bead borders surround both cake tiers while simple dots of icing decorate the top half of each cake tier.