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How To Decorate A Pirate Drip Cake

With Abi Mancktelow

Difficulty Easy

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Have fun and join Abi in this quick and easy tutorial on how to create this pirate themed decorated cake with a twist. You will learn how to achieve the perfect drip icing effect on the top and sides of the cake using our very own Sattina 'So Simple Drip Icing', great tips on how to get the best consistency, smooth and blend joins and how to finish those tricky piped edges. You will also be shown how to stylise the top of the cake by adding some piped coloured buttercream waves, scatter some sprinkles, add the funky pirate themed cake toppers and a Happy Birthday topper to mark the occasion. If you loved this idea, then check out our other videos below.

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Sattina Mediterranean Blue Sugarpaste

Sattina So Simple Drip Cake Icing

Tala Turntable

PME Straight / Flat Blade Palette Knife (9 Inch)

Sprinkletti - CHOCOLETTI Blue

2 Plastic Pirates (pls pick 2 diff.ones) With Optional Gumpaste Pirate Ship

Blue Glitter 'Happy Birthday' Cake Topper

Dexam Pack Of 30 Disposable Non-Slip Icing / Piping Bags

Silver Round Cake Drum / Cake Board

1 Metre Length Of Satin Ice Blue Ribbon

Sugarflair Paste Food Colouring - Royal Blue

Sugarflair Paste Food Colouring - Ice Blue

700g Tub Of Vanilla Frosting

Large French Open Star Tube No.866

Edible Non Aerosol Glitter Spray Pump In Silver

Set Of 5 PME Craft (Paint) Brushes

Pme Flower And Leaf Shaping Tool

6 '' Tall Blue Iced Cake

White Bowl - (for drip icing)

Microwave - (heat drip icing)

Scissors - (purchase locally)

Pint Glass - (purchase locally)

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