Tasteful Tux Cake
All dressed up and ready to go, this dapper cake will charm your guests. This cake is crafted using the Heart Pan Set and Ready-To-Use Rolled Fondant. Make the Boutonniere using the Step-Saving Rose Bouquet Flower Cutter Set.
Cake serves 76.
ADVANCE WORK: One day ahead, cut shirt collar and bow tie from fondant rolled 1/4 in. thick.
For bow tie, roll a fondant ball for center knot and position. Let dry.
CAKE PREPARATION: Bake and cool two 14 in. heart cakes, 1-1/2 in. high, to create one 3 in. cake. Prepare and cover cake with chocolate fondant.
Position the following fondant pieces immediately after cutting: Roll white fondant about 1/2 in. thick and cut shirt front.
Roll chocolate fondant about 1/2 in. thick and cut lapels. Cut buttons using wide end of tip 2A.
To make boutonniere: Tint a 1 in. ball of white fondant moss green.
Using cutters in the Stepsaving Rose Bouquet Flower Cutter Set, cut a calyx and leaf from green fondant and cut 2 rose petals from white fondant.
Form rosebud boutonniere following instructions in Flower Cutter Set. Position on cake.
Position bow tie; attach collar to bow tie with icing.
*Note: Servings listed are for the entire cake.