Slimy Green Cream Cheese Icing...

Decorating By pigeon456 Updated 10 Feb 2009 , 2:50pm by prterrell

pigeon456 Posted 10 Feb 2009 , 1:37pm
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I am attempting to make a Booger cake for my sister (Booger is her nickname) but she wants it to be a red velvet cake with cream cheese icing. My big questions are 1) can i color the Cream Cheese icing green? 2) is it better/possible to do a layer of cream cheese under a green layer of royal icing? 3) any better ideas about getting a great slimy green top layer but still have the cream cheese underneath? I know that Wilton has the spray cans, but i've never used them. i'm really wanting more of a gel finish, but this will probably be a decently sized cake and the gels i've seen are tiny. I'd appreciate any help... BTW, her bday party is on SUNDAY!

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prterrell Posted 10 Feb 2009 , 2:50pm
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Yes, you can color cream cheese icing green.
You can also purchase large cans of untinted piping gel and tint the gel with icing colors.
Royal icing dries rock-hard, not a good idea for icing a cake.

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