Foody Thursday – Little Mermaid Cake

Known and loved by many polish honey layered cake – this time in the shape of Little Mermaid. As many of you know, I don't take orders for the cakes anymore – no time baby! But for my favourite niece's birthday I am prepared to stay up all night 🙂

Little Mermaid Cake

Recipe for the layers and filling could be found here – 3D Guitar Cake

Little Mermaid Cake is a variation of traditional Barbi Cake. I just don't like barbies, only real dolls 🙂
We will need to bake quite a few circular layers of different diameter for the skirt – same idea as in Guitar Cake.
Make a whole in each layer using a cookie cutter or a drinking glass and stack them up from biggest to the smallest alternating with cream filling

Mermaid Cake - layers

Mermaid Cake - layers2

Make the stack as high, as your doll's waist, or a little higher
Ready skirt
I am using a usual rubber doll – it will need to be thoroughly washed, hair must go up, the bottom part must be wrapped in food grade plastic – cling wrap here
Wrapping a doll
Now the doll is ready to put on her skirt!
Inserting a doll

Doll in a cake

The skirt still looks quite ugly – we will need to cut the excess using serated knife and smoothen the skirt up using left over filling and a spatula
Smoothing the edges
And one-two-three – have fun decorating! We used regular marshmallow foundant, cut marshmallows, sprinkles and creamcheese frosting for the bottom frills of the skirt!

Also, our doll was holding a candle in each hand, as my darling niece turned 2!

Cheers!

Mermaid Cake

Compliments of
Real Estate Agent with Sutton Group Summit Realty

Other Great Recipes:

Mushroom and Potato Casserole
Beef Squares
Eggplant Towers
Cabbage Rolls – Holubtsi
"Berry Baskets" Pastries – Корзинки (Korzynky)
Spicy Appetizer "Korean Carrots"
Oatmeal and Sour-cream Bread
Apple Charlotte
Ukrainian Doughnuts – Пампушки
"Super-Power" Cranberry Drink
"Syrnychki" – Cottage Cheese Pancakes
"Syrna Zapikanka" – Ukrainian Cheese Casserole
"Syrnyk" Ukrainian Style Cheesecake
"Little Porcupines" Pastries – Їжачки (Yizhachky)
Camping Special – Cooking at Pinery
"Rushnychok" Ukrainian Poppy Seed Roll
Apple Puffs
Chocolate Truffle Cake
Quick Pickles
Chicken Cacciatore
Vatrushka
Orange Rice
"Parrot Tail" Cake
Galushki
Happy Mushroom Salad
Chicken A La Bacon
Crepes
Traditional Easter Bread – Paska
Honey-Garlic Roasted Cauliflower
Cream of Mushroom Soup
Ukrainian Style Stir-Fry
Pizza Primavera
Vegetarian Borsch
Cream Puffs
Chocolate and Walnut Pastry "Alissa"
Busy Mommy's Caramel Tartlets
Kiwi Pastry
Spinach and Potato Casserole
Creamy Cheesecake
Swimmer's Choice Pasta Salad
Lemon Poppy Seed Shortbread
Shepherd's Pie
Glazed Shortbread Cookies
3D Guitar Cake
Honey Oatmeal Cookies
Avocado and Smoked Salmon Terrine
Meatballs
Waldorf Chicken Salad
Booblik + Bonus Challah Bread
Chili
Cake "Mikado"
Halloween "Pumpkin" Salad
Poutine
Eggplant Rolls
Beef Stroganoff
Fish Kebabs
Apple Cranberry Pie
Raspberry Truffle Cake
Amazing Potato Bake a la Salina
Sushi
Chocolate Croissant
Traditional Russian Pie
Pierogi with Sour Cherries
Banana Bread
Dolma, or Grape Leaf Rolls
"Melting Moments" Cookies
Chicken Cutlets
Potato Pancakes!
Awesome Spinach Salad
MY SIGNATURE STEAK

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