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« on: July 01, 2019 06:53:27 PM »

Happy fourth of July! My children helped me bake this cake this weekend. They each did a unit on the American and Texan flag at daycare (they're three and five), so they are interested in everything red, white, and blue currently.



It's American buttercream and funfetti cake with sugar cookies and a white chocolate drip. It's waaaaaaaaay sweeter than I like, but my boys were thrilled.


Here are some progress pics-I stopped taking them as we worked, so they're limited.

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« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2019 05:29:06 AM »

Just gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2019 07:27:32 AM »

Amazing!!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2019 08:19:01 AM »

Very cool! Thanks for showing the technique to get the stripes, but my biggest take away is that freedom-flavor is funfetti.  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2019 07:08:37 AM »

@themistresst lol! Somehow I feel only Americans find funfetti cake appealing. ;-)
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« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2019 10:31:26 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: July 03, 2019 10:43:23 AM »

Looks beautiful.  I wish all the Americans on this board a happy 4th of July.  Your Canadian friend, Nancy H
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That is a masterpiece! Love the blue drips and all those layers, and the cookies look delicious! I dont mind sweetbet it tastes amazing.
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« Reply #8 on: July 12, 2019 11:26:55 AM »

This is amazing!!!! The cookie fireworks *swoon*
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