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Ahoy Mate Cake

Ahoy Mate! Ye best serve this cake at your next party, or ye walk the plank. A fondant scarf, gold earring, and eye patch complete the look of this pirate face.
Makes: Cake serves 6.
Skill Level: None

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Step 1

Bake and cool 1/2 sports ball cake. Ice smooth with spatula.

Step 2

Reserve small amount of white fondant, tint 1/2 remainder red and 1/2 black.

Step 3

Roll out fondant; using patterns, cut out scarf, patch and facial features. (Note: Wide end of tip 12 can be used as pattern for eye and small white dots on scarf. Wide end of tip 1A can be used as pattern for large white dots on scarf.)

Step 4

Position face and scarf pieces on cake. Roll 2 small balls of red fondant and position for tie knot on scarf.

Step 5

Using buttercream, pipe tip 12 ear and dot nose.

Step 6

Cut one end of jelly ring for earring and position after ear has dried.

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2003 Pattern Book ((Pirate Face and Scarf Pattern))



Quick tip on how to attach your fondant accents to your fondant covered cake.

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Ahoy Mate Cake is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 8.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I made this cake for my son's 2nd birthday and put it on top of a square base. He loved it, so easy. This design and instructions make using fondant easy even for the beginner!
Date published: 2013-03-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very simple and funy, it's a project beautiful and easy to do... My son love it.
Date published: 2011-05-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This cake was smaller than I was expecting, but was perfect! It was a very easy cake to make. I couldn't believe all of the great comments I got from friends who saw it Definitely a big hit! (Plus you can use your left over batter to make a second one!)
Date published: 2011-05-15
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