Heineken Beer Bottled Shaped Cake

Decorating By Juny1980 Updated 23 Jul 2008 , 5:52am by KKC

Juny1980 Posted 21 Jul 2008 , 8:30pm
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I just received an order for a Heineken beer bottled shaped cake. I'm thinking of making it by baking a sheet cake and shaping/molding it into the shape I need; however, I've seen pics of beer cakes standing upright and those look really cool! Does anyone have any tips on how to do that? Perhaps a tutorial of some sort? Any other tips, ideas and suggestions are welcomed too!

Thanks so much!!!!

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7yyrt Posted 22 Jul 2008 , 5:57am
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If you'd like several small ones, try this thread -
Baking with Soup Cans http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-10273.html

KKC Posted 23 Jul 2008 , 5:52am
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Use a four or five 6inch round cakes and stack them...insert a pvc pipe for the neck of the bottle. Carve a little off the top of the cake to look like bottle. Cover in fondant or crusting buttercream...use an edible image for the label or use the "prick" method. When I want to do a 3d shaped cake, I put a 1 inch foam under my board and gently force some sharpened dowels thru the board and foam. Hope this helps!

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