Cocktail Cake Help!

Decorating By PlatypusCakes Updated 19 Jun 2011 , 11:09pm by deetmar

PlatypusCakes Posted 16 Jun 2011 , 2:17pm
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hey everybody! I need help on how to emulate the coconut texture on this cake. But the suggestion is coconut shavings I wanted to know If anyone had ideas on something else with that texture. Someone from work wants this cake but would prefer no coconut lol. Here is the pic.

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laurenboxall Posted 17 Jun 2011 , 4:04am
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Shaved chocolate?
To get the variety in colours you could melt and colour some white chocolate onto a tray and then peel it with the slicer once it's set.

deetmar Posted 19 Jun 2011 , 11:09pm
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I have done that by putting gumpaste through my KitchenAid spaghetti attachment. I let it dry, then broke it into little pieces, then sprayed it with the airbrush. Works out well. Hope this helps.

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