Minnie Mouse Ears

Decorating By KrizzlarsKupcakes Updated 27 Feb 2010 , 5:34pm by mama_ari

KrizzlarsKupcakes Posted 26 Feb 2010 , 2:46pm
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I have a request for a tiered cake with minnie mouse ears on top. What should I make them out of? I don't have much experience with gumpaste, but fondant seems like it would become limp and sag once it got to room temp? And should I attach them with toothpics?

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Jenthecakelady Posted 26 Feb 2010 , 2:54pm
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For my Minnie Mouse cake I used gumpaste ears (but you could use fondant mixed with tylose or CMC) and then attached sucker sticks to the back with royal icing. It worked perfectly.


l80bug79 Posted 26 Feb 2010 , 2:58pm
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I made mine out of RCT and covered with fondant. the "head" was cake. I stuck two dowels thru making an X thru the head and into the cake. also "glued" them to the head using some RI


mama_ari Posted 27 Feb 2010 , 5:34pm
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50/50 paste. 50% flower paste 50% fondant. leave ears to harden, make an indent in the head insert the ears and seal with royal icing leave to dry.

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