First Birthday Cake

Baking By Emma90 Updated 18 Feb 2014 , 2:32am by Emma90

Emma90 Posted 17 Feb 2014 , 4:38am
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Ok so in a few months it will be my daughters first birthday and i was really hopping to make the cake my self but what would be the best cake base to hold up the fondant that is suitable for a one yr old 

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Pearl123 Posted 17 Feb 2014 , 8:18am
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Hi Emma


There are lots of great tutorials here


Any type of cake will work under fondant (I mean flavor) but you do need a cake that is not too soft or it can crumble under the weight. Also the icing you use under the fondant is important.


One year olds won't eat a lot of cake really. So a plain vanilla or chocolate flavor cake always goes down well, if there are other children too.

Emma90 Posted 18 Feb 2014 , 2:32am
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Thank you Pearl123 I also was wondering how long  before hand can i make the fondant and can i leave it in the fridge until I'm ready to roll it out or do i need to roll it out as soon as i make it also if i make the hole thing in advance how long can i store it and how do i store it.

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