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Wilton Cottontail Collection Cake
A colorful collection of cookies and cake makes celebrating Easter hip-hoppin fun. Create the Wilton Cottontail Collection cake to add to the fun!
- Time:1 hour
1Project time does not include neither the baking time for the cake, the cooling time for the cake nor the making the cookies ahead of time.
2Prepare and roll out dough. Cut 25 eggs using cutter from set. Use patterns to cut 3 each for left arm and foot; reverse patterns and cut 3 each for right arm and foot. Bake and cool cookies.
3Place cookies on cooling grid over drip pan; cover with thinned color flow; let dry 24 hours. Create a batch of Color Flow Icing (recipe available on Wilton's website). Decorate using full-strength color flow and tip 3; sprinkle on colored sugar while icing is still wet. Let dry.
4Stack 3 like arm and foot cookies together using thin layer of color flow as glue. Let dry.
5Enlarge template 200%. Download and print. Position bunny pan and pattern on foamcore board. Cut base board and wrap with foil.
6Bake and cool cake. Ice smooth inside ears. Using tip 3, pipe outline eyes; outline and pipe in mouth (pat smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Using tip 3, outline and pipe in nose and tongue (pat smooth). Cover remainder of cake and stacked cookies with tip 18 stars. Position cake and arms on base board. Position egg cookies and feet. Tip: combine Violet with Rose for Violet shown. Combine Lemon Yellow with Golden Yellow for Yellow shown. Combine Brown with Red-Red for Brown shown.