Created with the Wilton Star Pan, this cake will take a starring role at any party! It?s perfect for birthdays, celebrating a special achievement or just letting someone know he/she is a star with you.
Prepare icing and tint 2/3 cup red, 1/2 cup orange, 1/2 cup green, 1/3 cup blue and 1/3 yellow. Reserve 3 cups white; (thin 2 1/4 cups with 1 1/2 teaspoons light corn syrup). Ice smooth with spatula. Use thinned white icing for sides.
Pipe star border with tip 21: Use red icing on edge; orange icing 3/8 in. from red; green icing 3/8 in. from orange; blue icing 3/8 in. from green.
Pipe star border for center star with tip 21 and yellow icing. Pipe inside stars for center with tip 21 and yellow icing.
Pipe star bottom border with tip 21 and white icing.
The star tip creates the most popular, easily accomplished decorations! The serrated edges of the star tip makes ridges in the icing as you squeeze it out. Use for borders, details such as buttons and facial features, flower centers, filling in cakes baked in shaped pans.