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Cotton Candy Dreams

Dreams really do come true. I know I need to believe that right now in my own life. We all need to hold onto hope-filled dreams. This cake is as Kermit says, and he knows something about dreams. It's for "lovers, the dreamers and me." I even used the Duncan Hines Confetti Cake Mix. Why? Because when you bring this cake, your gonna have a party, right? =) I used my Wilton 9" petal pan.

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  • Servings: 12
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Ingredients

  • 1 packet of Duncan Hines® Frosting Creations™ Cotton Candy Flavor Mix and 1 can of Frosting Creations™ Frosting Starter
  • 1 18.25 oz. Duncan Hines Confetti Cake Mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • blue food coloring
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 8 oz. package of neon gummi worms
  • marshmallows

Baking Instructions

  1. Pour pack of Duncan Hines® Frosting Creations™ Cotton Candy Flavor Mix into can of Duncan Hines® Frosting Creations™ Frosting Starter. Stir until evenly blended.
  2. Prepare cake mix according to box directions. Cool completely before decorating.
  3. Level cake. Place just a small amount of icing over one layer; top with remaining layer.
  4. Ice Cake, making sort of cloud swirl on the top. You should have frosting left. Stir in a bit of blue food coloring, mix completely. Add 1/4 cup of powdered sugar and mix until thoroughly blended.
  5. Attach #5 icing tip to icing bag. Fill with with darker blue icing.
  6. On the top write: "Somewhere over the rainbow... dreams come true."
  7. Decorate outside of cake with gummi worms making rainbow shapes.
  8. Take large marshmallows, cut in half and manipulate into clouds. I used a bit of icing on my hands to give just a slight blue hue to the clouds.

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Fluffy cake s

Fluffy cake s

Hey guys... I have discovered another way to make your cakes more fluffy. What I do is I never put my mix in the bowl first. I put in all my liquid ingredience first: water, eggs, and oil. I start out slowly to blend these items, then I do a hard mix. I always use my wire whisk, too. What happens is you get a frothy look, which means you're adding air to the liquids. Once frothy, I add the mix. Works VERY well. Rises higher too! Try it!


Separating Eggs

Separating Eggs

It's easier to separate eggs when they're cold. Your egg whites will beat to a greater volume at room temperature.





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