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Springtime Baskets Mini Cakes

These bouquets transition from spring soirees to summertime picnics. Use fondant handles and flowers to turn cupcakes baked in Dimensions Multi-Cavity Mini Flower Basket Pan into posy-filled baskets.
Makes: Each mini cake serves 1.
Skill Level: Somewhat Easy

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Step 1

In advance: Use tip 102 and royal icing to make 45-50 wild roses for each basket. Add tip 2 dot centers. Make extras to allow for breakage and let dry on medium flower formers. Also: Make fondant rope handle. Add 1/2 teaspoon Gum-Tex to 4 oz. white fondant. Roll fondant into two 1/4 x 12 in. long pieces. Lay pieces together side by side and press together to join at one end. Holding the joined end stationary, twist other end to form rope. Form a curved shape 3 x 3 1/4 in. wide and let dry on board dusted with cornstarch.

Step 2

Bake and cool cakes. Trim off ribbon and bow from cakes. Cover bottom half of cake with tip 7 basketweave. Attach top of cake with icing. Lightly ice top half of cake. Attach handle to cake with icing. Attach flowers to cake with icing and add tip 352 leaves.

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Ready-To-Use White Rolled Fondant ((4 ounces for each treat))


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Rose Icing Color

Kelly Green Icing Color

Lemon Yellow Icing Color


Meringue Powder





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Cake Board


Waxed paper


The wild rose is a pretty year-round flower piped about the size of the head of Flower Nail 7. For a more cupped shape, increase the angle you hold the tip.

A variety of leaves will help give your cakes a more realistic garden feel. Add piping gel to your icing to help keep your leaves from breaking.

This technique turns any treat into beautiful baskets. Perfect for Easter, Mother's Day, bridal or any Spring and summertime theme.

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