melissablack Posted 7 Mar 2005 , 8:36pm
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My hubby and I are planning a luau themed party for our church's Spring fellowship, and I wanted to make a cake shaped like a roasted pig. Now, I don't think I could make one that looks realistic... I'm not that advanced yet! But I saw a cute one last year when I was browsing through luau ideas for a b-day party I ended up not having, and it was made using a big bowl for the body... Anyway, I can't find the picture anywhere, and I'm wondering if anyone can help me. Thanks!

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m0use Posted 7 Mar 2005 , 8:49pm
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Found something, the instructions for the cake are towards the bottom, no pics though. Sorry this is all I could find, even though I know that I have seen pig cakes before the instructions for the cake are towards the bottom, no pics though.

Oh wait- here's something:

-TenderHeart Posted 7 Mar 2005 , 9:33pm
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There are a few great pig roast cakes at Wilton. Search under the discussion forum archives for "pig roast." Good luck! icon_smile.gif

melissablack Posted 8 Mar 2005 , 5:02am
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Thanks, I'll check those out!


-TenderHeart Posted 8 Mar 2005 , 5:06am
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You're welcome, Melissa. I had actually saved two of the pig roast cakes from Wilton for my "ideas scrapbooks," but it seems I've since deleted them--thinking, when would I need pig roast pictures?! Now, I know. icon_wink.gif Anyway, they're there.

Also, a Yahoo image search turned up this adorable cake: icon_smile.gif

Good luck. icon_smile.gif

-TenderHeart Posted 8 Mar 2005 , 5:36am
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Here's a how-to for a 3-D pig roast cake:

And here are instructions from the same site for a general (non-roast) 3-D pig cake:

And a Yahoo image serach for "pig cake" brings up a gazillion more ideas. icon_smile.gif

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