Make a Giant Cupcake Beach Bucket Cake – A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Learn how to decorate a giant cupcake to look like a beach bucket and spade set! We will show you how to do all sorts of fun and unique things with your giant cupcake mould, so make sure you’re SUBSCRIBED to MyCupcakeAddiction to see what we come up with!

Link to my Buttercream frosting recipe:

Tools & Equipment:
Piping Bag
Loyal #20 piping tip (any round piping tip will do)
Cake Board (I iced mine – see link for how to do this below)
Turntable (optional)
Sharp knife
Offset spatula (or a knife will do)
Baking tray
Greaseproof (wax or baking) paper
Shovel/spade template (link below)
Zip lock bag
Shell chocolate mould (optional)

Giant cupcake (see giant cupcake basics series – links below)
Liquorice strap
Sour candy straps
Giant chocolate cupcake case (see link below)
Melted blue chocolate
Biscuit crumb ‘sand’
Buttercream frosting, tinted yellowish orange (recipe link below)

Useful Links:
Link to Spade Template:
Link to How to Ice a Cake Board:
Link to red velvet cupcakes:
Link to Buttercream Frosting:
Link to Giant Cupcake Basics 1:
Link to Giant Cupcake Basics 2:
Link to Giant Cupcake Basics 3:

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I’d love to see pics of your cakes and cake pops on ANY of the above — You all know how mine turn out — now show me YOUR creations!

XX Elise


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