Cheesecake Kangaroo?

Decorating By amarilloyankee Updated 23 Sep 2010 , 8:12pm by amarilloyankee

amarilloyankee Posted 21 Aug 2010 , 11:10pm
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My son wants a cheesecake birthday cake and he wants me to carve it like a Kangaroo? Is that even possible? At first thought I dont think so but I thought I would ask you amazing ladies!

And does anyone have a Great Cheesecake recipe?

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amarilloyankee Posted 22 Aug 2010 , 8:45pm
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Anyone have any advice Please

kger Posted 22 Aug 2010 , 11:17pm
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You should be able to shape it so it's a 2D kangaroo. I've never tried with cheesecake, but with a typical cake you would freeze and then carve into the shape using a template. Just draw one freehand or print a pic off of the internet and cut it out to serve as your template. I don't know if you would want to decorate with fondant or bc or anything, though, because it's cheesecake. Perhaps you could cover with whipping cream and then cover that with graham cracker crumbs to get the brown kangaroo color. Then just pipe sparingly with black bc to distinguish arms, legs, face, etc.

amarilloyankee Posted 24 Aug 2010 , 12:35pm
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OMG thank you so much! That is a Great idea!

amarilloyankee Posted 23 Sep 2010 , 8:12pm
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Here's what I ended up doing. I hope he likes it? http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=gallery&file=displayimage&pid=1811019

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