Images

Spice of Life Cake Zoom

Spice of Life Cake


A cascade of color and a playful pattern of scrolls, curls and dots make this cake stand out. Use the Wilton® Color Right? Performance Color System to achieve the perfect shades. Match the colors here using the drop-by-drop formulas listed below and check the QuickCount? formulas in the package for even more color options.
Makes: Cake serves 44

Product Actions

Additional Information

Step 1

ICING COLORS TINTED:

Use Color Right base colors and QuickCount color formulas to tint icing in the following shades:

? Purple (formula 521): 2 cups icing + 2 B + 4 R + 3 P

? Blue (formula 540): 2 cups icing + 10 BK + 35 B + 10 R + 10 P

? Red (formula 7418): 2 cups icing + 25 C + 10 R

? Orange (formula 7416): 2 cups icing + 15 C + 8 O + 8 Y

? Yellow (formula 1345): 2 cups icing + 1 C + 6 Y

Step 2

Make layered cakes. Bake and cool two 8 in. cake layers and three 6 in. cake layers.

Step 3

Prepare icing. Set 1/2 cup white icing aside for decorating. Tint remaining icing following QuickCount color formulas above.

Level, fill and stack 8 in. layers for a 2-layer cake, 3 in. high and 6 in. layers for a 3-layer cake, 6 in. high. Reserve remaining icing. Prepare cakes for stacked construction.

Step 4
Ice cakes. For 8 in. cake, use decorating turntable and purple icing in a cut disposable decorating bag to cover sides, 2/3 up from bottom. Use blue icing and a cut disposable decorating bag to cover remainder of sides and top. Use spatula to smooth. For 6 in. cake, use turntable and blue icing to cover bottom 1 in. of sides. Repeat to cover a 2 in. section with red icing, a 2 in. section with orange icing and the remainder of sides and top with yellow icing. Use spatula to smooth.

Step 5

Decorate cakes. Stack cake on cake pedestal. Use toothpick to mark a band, 2 1/2 in. wide, from top edge of 6 in. cake to bottom of 8 in. cake. Use tip 4 and reserved white icing in a cut disposable decorating bag to pipe random swirls and dots within marked area.

Do you have everything you need to get started?
Supply List
Viewing Options
Detailed List Simple List
Ingredients

Products

Color Right Performance Color System ((see Colors Tinted below))

$24.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

Favorite cake recipe or mix

14 3/4 cups of your Favorite cake recipe or mix

Tools

Products

$9.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$3.19

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$14.99

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$1.19

In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

6 in. Round Pan

6 in. Round Pan

8 in. Round pan

8 in. Round pan

8 in. Cake Circles

8 in. Cake Circles

12 in. Disposable Decorating Bags

12 in. Disposable Decorating Bags

Item(s) added to the shopping cart!

View Shopping Cart Continue Shopping

Item(s) added to your Favorites!

View Favorites Continue Shopping