Tickled in Teal Colour Swirl Cake

Tickled in Teal Colour Swirl Cake
Featuring bright shades of teal and yellow, this Tickled in Teal Colour Swirl Cake makes a great treat for a birthday or shower celebration. Use the Colour Swirl 3-Colour Coupler to pipe three colours at once and create a unique decorating effect that will give your dessert added texture and dimension. While this cake uses the 1M tip, you could also pipe your decorations with the round 1A decorating tip for a completely different look.
Makes: 10-12 servings
Skill: Intermediate

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  • Favourite sponge mix or recipe (10 cups needed)
  • Wilton White Ready-to-Use Decorator Icing – 2kg (4.5 lb.) Tub (2.5kg [10 ½ cups] needed)
  • Wilton Color Right® Performance Colour System

Step 1

Use Color Right base colours and QuickCount™ colour formulas to tint icing in the following shades:

  • Dark Teal: 720g (3 cups) white icing + 3B + 1R + 2Y
  • Light Teal: 720g (3 cups) white icing + 1B + 5I
  • Yellow: 720g (3 cups) white icing + 1Y + 2I
  • Reserve remaining icing white

Step 2

Bake and cool sponge

  • Prepare batter following recipe instructions. Bake and cool two 20cm (8 in.) sponge layers.
  • Using reserved white icing, level, fill, stack and crumb coat cake.

Step 3

Tint icing

  • Tint icing following colour formulas provided.
  • Prepare three decorating bags with Color Swirl couplers.
  • Fill separately with dark teal, light teal and yellow icing.
  • Assemble coupler using star decorating tip 1M.

Step 4

Decorate cake

  • Starting at base of cake, pipe row of loops around cake.
  • Repeat up sides and around top of cake until covered.

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