Ufc Cake Help!

Decorating By Missy21 Updated 18 Mar 2009 , 4:02am by Missy21

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Missy21 Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 3:22am
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Hi everyone,

I'm fairly new to cake decorating, and I need some advice. I'm doing a UFC (Ultimate Fighting) themed cake for the boyfriend of a friend of mine. Basically, I am making an octagon shaped cake, to mimic the shape of the fighting ring, but my dilemma is that I need to make a "cage" around the edges. I am wondering how the heck to make a cage, and if you guys have any ideas, that would be wonderful! Thank you!!!

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all4cake Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 3:45am
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I'm not sure how soon you need it but unbreakable gel would produce an awesome cage effect...pipe out cage-type design...allow to dry overnight(at least),possibly do this in 8 separate pieces, then attach them to royal icing iced uncooked spaghetti 'posts'.

It can be piped with royal icing...it would be a bit fragile

oops...I forgot to attach a link (to help you visualize the effect...kinda sorta) of the unbreakable gel


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Missy21 Posted 18 Mar 2009 , 4:02am
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Thank you so much! I've never heard of this unbreakable gel stuff, but it looks amazing! Do you happen to know where I can buy it? I'm in Canada, so this may be a bit more difficult...

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