A wonderful technique for finishing your piped baskets with pretty edging and handles. Excellent too for western or nautical theme cakes. You can make a great looking rope with round or star tips.
Skill Level: None
Buttercream Rope is rated out of 5 by 30.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Dee Marie from Rope trim... I learn this rope trim when I took my Wilton cake decorating class...This is my favorite one to use.I had to show my aunt how to do this.She been baking cakes since the early 70's... Can't remember the teacher we had in Southern Pines,NC.But she was the best.
Date published: 2016-06-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by tamcag from I love using the rope for boarders and edges. It is a very easy technique to learn and execute. Now I use it all the time with a different tip sizes and it looks great with all of the sizes!
Date published: 2011-05-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by wjbowden3 from Making the rope with icing , I found has been the easiest piping tecnique to learn , and it looks So cool , really makes cakes stand out and come to life as far as i am tell, of course i am just a beginner still, i love rope boarders on cakes, you can do in many colors, Its neat , thanks wilton for teaching me how ,
Date published: 2010-12-06