Jewel Cake

Idea gallery #1560
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Jewel Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • 6", 10", 14" round 2-layer cakes
  • light blue rolled fondant
  • round smart marker
  • buttercream icing
  • jewel molds
  • isomalt or hard candy mix
  • silver dragees
  • piping gel
  • tweezers
  • pastry bag
  • small round decorating tip
Bake and cover cakes with light blue rolled fondant. Prepare and stack cakes on cake board or pedestal. Prepare isomalt or hard candy mix and mold several sizes and kinds of jewels. Set aside. Use smart marker and a toothpick or other sharp pin-hole object to mark swag locations. Mark a two-inch thick band all the way around center cake. Attach assorted medium-sized jewels and dragees with piping gel. Pipe stringwork and add small dots on top of stringwork where needed. Attach large teardrop jewels and dragees with piping gel.
Hard Candy Jewel Mold Set
Hard Candy Jewel Mold Set
CK-JWSET2
Unit: 1 set / 6 molds total
Isomalt- 2 Cups/ 1 lb.
Isomalt- 2 Cups/ 1 lb.
76-8001
Unit: 2 cups/1 lb. bag
Sky Blue AmeriColor® Soft Gel Paste™ Food Color
Sky Blue AmeriColor® Soft Gel ...
ACR-103
Unit: 3/4 oz. bottle
3mm Silver Dragees
3mm Silver Dragees
PH-759510P
Unit: 4 oz. jar
4mm Silver Dragees
4mm Silver Dragees
PH-759511P
Unit: 4 oz. jar
6mm Silver Dragees
6mm Silver Dragees
PH-759533
Unit: 1 box/ (approximately 11 lbs.)
Piping Gel
Piping Gel
76-2011
Unit: 1 lb. tub
Tweezers (Angled)
Tweezers (Angled)
43-3033
Unit: 1
Hard Candy Mix
Hard Candy Mix
75-4301
Unit: 12 oz. bag