decorating a grocery store cake
decorating a grocery store cake

Decorating a Grocery Store Cake

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Upgrading a grocery store cake

I’ve recorded for your viewing pleasure a lapse video of decorating a grocery store cake, specifically two vanilla buttercream iced cakes (5″ and 8″). I turned it into a two tier cake with sugar flowers!

How did I do it???

The cakes were frozen, so I took a bowl of boiling hot water, dipped my offset spatula into it, wiped off the water, and slowly scraped off all the colorful icing until I was left with the base coating of white buttercream.

Then I stacked the cake, inserted the sugar flowers, and voila!

two tier grocery store cake with sugar flowers
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Tools I used for decorating the grocery store cake

Smoothie straws can be purchased here:
(I wish I saw the clear ones before I bought the primary color ones!)

The BEST turntable:

My kitchenaid:

Offset spatula:

And here is your video…

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