As we celebrate wedding, birthdays and family anniversaries, it is good to be creative and get cakes that will appeal to people’s eyes and never fade in our minds. Novelty cakes are of varied sizes and shapes and they can be custom- made. There are so many companies, restaurants etc. that have specialized in making the best novelty cakes for clients. The same companies and restaurants have shared the best tips that will see you through in making your own novelty cakes.
Special anniversaries and other occasions should remain special even after the event, with the best cake out there. With great ideas and imaginations, you will get yourself a wonderfully decorative centerpiece that will make the party table. You want a cake that will be the talk of the town at the end and hence you will need the best decorative ideas.
Serving novelty cakes on a cake board will make it look more attractive. To buy these cake boards, you have to go to a large stationers or departmental stores. Ensure that you buy a cake board that will suit you cake in terms of its features like shape, design, sizes, etc. You can also get plain, clean wooden boards that are covered with silver foil or cake stand or plate.
A fancy- shape cake tin that is decorative with the shape it come with and is prettily iced cake will be the best. This should be after baking it in a fluted cake tin or ring that will be easily served as a dinner party dessert. You can choose a heart shape and to find numeral tins is easy. If you don’t want to incur more cost, you can cut with a knife but carefully, starting with the most simple shapes.
When you choose a cake tin, ensure that it is well prepared. Should your cake stick on the walls of the tin, it will likely spoil as you try to turn it out. Get the right size of tin to ensure that you are mixing the right size of your tin.
You can bake larger cakes in deep or sandwich tins and cut the best cake designs. You can make a vibrant sponge cake that is plain, colored or flavored. Depending on the number of servings you will need, select the right size.
Select the design you want based on the cake tins you have. Some people will prefer to cut the cake into a horseshoe, butterfly of a heart especially if the cake is rounded. For those who have made their cakes to be square- shaped, the most recommended shape to cut from that is an octagon shape. Before you begin cutting, it is important that you make a trace on to a thin cardboard to ensure that you will not waste a lot of the cake.