doublecz1103 Posted 25 May 2009 , 2:48am

I was just asked to do a wine bottle cake for the middle of june.. but, i'm not sure how to make one of these. i've looked through some great pictures of them, but now i need some instructions!! can anyone help?

6 replies
icer101 Posted 25 May 2009 , 2:54am

sharon zambito... on her blog... has a great instruction for a bottle made from chocolate.. look at this and see if that helps.. also , on this site.. there are several thread on making sugar bottles.. i can,t think of the titles ... but they are under forums.. maybe .. how do i.... or cake decorating. can,t remember which.. great tutorial..

doublecz1103 Posted 25 May 2009 , 2:56am

the customer wants the bottle to be cake.. any ideas?

Doug Posted 25 May 2009 , 3:04am

here's two sites w/ pics for a bottle that stands up.

really very simple.

scroll to mid-page:

for one on it's side -- it's just a series of 1/2 rounds (round cake cut in half) and stood on edge -- for neck could even bake in soup cans and then split in half.

doublecz1103 Posted 25 May 2009 , 3:12am

that def. helped!!! but is there any special directions for baking in soup cans??

Doug Posted 25 May 2009 , 3:40am

grease them up just like a regular pan.

stand upright

bake as per normal (I do 325)

test for done (would need a kabob skewer to reach far enough)


then I'd take a can opener and cut out the bottom so I could just push it out like a one of those push-up ice cream pops.

doublecz1103 Posted 25 May 2009 , 4:18am

your awesome!! thanks a bunch

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