World of Swirls Cake

World of Swirls Cake

You can't beat the dynamic motion of a swirled top and a bold star border. What a fun way to charge up a round cake and get your party off the ground.

Serves 20.

Step 1

Step 1: Bake and Fill Cake

Bake and cool a 2-layer round cake. Stack cooled cake layers using buttercream icing or another favorite filling between layers. Place on a foil-wrapped cake circle.

Step 2

Step 2: Ice Cake

Position cake on turntable to decorate. Spatula ice cake smooth with yellow buttercream icing; ice sides at least 1/2-inch thick. Using small-tooth edge of Decorating Comb, comb cake sides to form ridges.

Step 3

Step 3: Decorate

Cover cake top with 2 layers of tip 1M rosettes. Add tip 1M bottom border rosettes and tip 18 rosettes to cake sides. Sprinkle rainbow jimmies over cake top and bottom border. Position candles on cake top.

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.