Wrestling Cakes...how Do I Do The Ring??

Decorating By lvspaisley Updated 5 Jul 2009 , 10:53pm by SugarFrosted

lvspaisley Posted 4 Jul 2009 , 4:36pm
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Hello! My friend's 10 year old son wants a wrestling cake. I would like to know how to do the poles for the ring? I don't really want to use marshmallows, but I don't know what else to use? HELP! Never done this before icon_smile.gif

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SugarFrosted Posted 4 Jul 2009 , 9:52pm
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You could use pretzel rods coated in candy melts for the posts. Candy melts come in many colors and can be colored with candy colors as well to get a perfect match.

Skirt Posted 4 Jul 2009 , 9:59pm
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And then you could use licorice strings for the ropes! HTH

Skirt Posted 4 Jul 2009 , 10:15pm
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And then you could use licorice strings for the ropes! HTH

lvspaisley Posted 5 Jul 2009 , 5:55pm
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Thanks for your replies! icon_smile.gif

Question: how do I attach the licorice to the pretzels and will they droop??

lvspaisley Posted 5 Jul 2009 , 5:56pm
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Thanks for your replies! icon_smile.gif

Question: how do I attach the licorice to the pretzels and will they droop??

SugarFrosted Posted 5 Jul 2009 , 10:53pm
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you could use the same melted chocolate or candy melts for glue, make sure to make a dot covering the licorice where it is attached. the licorice would droop or not, at your preference.

you could also loop the licorice around the pretzel once or twice before "gluing" it to the pretzel, but that depends on how long the licorice strings are.

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