Item# WLPROJ-9495

Christmas Tree Cake

Item No. WLPROJ-9495
Amount
10-12 servings
Prep Time
2 hr
Skill Level
Intermediate
Total Time
5 hr 30 min

Everyone will pine over this adorable Christmas Tree Cake. It’s a great way to practice your piping technique and get creative with a variety of trees in different shades of green. You could even customize this cake with a holiday message or cake topper. Serve it at your next holiday celebration for a tree-mendous dessert everyone will love!

Ingredients

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Buttercream Frosting

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  • 1/2 cup solid vegetable shortening
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 4 cups sifted powdered sugar (confectioners' sugar)
  • 2 tablespoons milk, heavy cream or water
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract (pure or imitation)
  • Pinch of salt (optional)

Colors to tint buttercream frosting

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  • Yellow food coloring
  • Kelly green food coloring
  • Juniper food coloring
  • Black food coloring
  • Royal Blue food coloring
  • Christmas Red food coloring
  • Sky Blue food coloring
  • Moss green food coloring
  • Red-Red food coloring

Tools

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  • Cake Pan
  • 3-tier cooling rack
  • Ruler
  • Knife
  • Large Bowl
  • Silicone spatula
  • Electric Mixer
  • Angled Spatula
  • Small bowls (to tint frosting)
  • Piping bags

Decorating Tips

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  • Open Star Cake Decorating Tip 18
  • Round Cake Decorating Tip 3
  • Round Cake Decorating Tip 5
  • Round Cake Decorating Tip 2
  • Open Star Cake Decorating Tip 16
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