Golden Wedding Anniversary Cake
by Melinda Cariño-Chavez
A Golden Wedding Cake Decorated with Basket weave Design Boiled Icing.
This golden wedding anniversary cake was made with the the use of 2 round cakes which measures 9" x 4" diameter and 18" x 4" diameter. The first layer was a mocha chiffon cake while the second layer was made of a pineapple-orange chiffon cake.
The icing was a boiled icing with banana-lemon flavor. It is made of basket weave design created by myself alone in order to show my own art, skills and knowledge in cake decorating.
The top was decorated with lily gum paste and royal icing sugar flowerettes with leaves which are made of royal icing. Tulle and ribbons was added in order to add beauty to the bouquet on top of the second layer. The base was also decorated with gum paste and sugar flowers bouquet.
The cake stand is made of 1/4 inch glass which measures 20" diameter and 10" diameter. The pillar is 13 inches in height while the legs of the base is 3" height.
The base of the cake is surrounded with fresh flowers.
Give aways are made of gold wine glasses with cactus plant.
Old couples symbolizes the 50th wedding anniversary.