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Rustic Frosting (and stacking!)

Posted on May 13, 2015 by in Frostings and Fillings | 0 comments

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The messy frosting (or Spackled as I like to call it) takes more than just slathering on frosting. Without a good base your cake will end up uneven. When I use this technique I start out with a smooth frosted base (go HERE for the tutorial) this is more than a crumb coat, you need to really even out your cake. Once it is frosted and chilled I take out the layers one at a time starting with the base. That way they remain chilled and firm as I spackle on more frosting!

I just pipe simple dots 3 at a time up the cake- then use my little spatula to spread them, they will set up quickly. It’s easy if you have a good (chilled!) base.

For my latest stacking helps go HERE.

Happy Baking!

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