Coolest Homemade Thanksgiving Cake Ideas and Photos 9

This was a 2-layer 8″ round spice cake with apple filling, iced in cream cheese icing. The turkey image was found in an online coloring book page. I traced the image on parchment paper and filled in with buttercream; then froze it for about 20 minutes before transferring it onto the cake.

Coolest Chicken Dinner Cake

Homemade Chicken Dinner Cake

We were asked to create a 21st birthday cake for somebody who eats nothing but chicken. This is how we created our Chicken Dinner Cake:- We cooked 2 x 10” square orange flavoured Madeira cakes. We cut them in half horizontally and filled them with lemon butter cream. We then stacked them on top of … Read more

Coolest Turkey Cake

Homemade Turkey Cake

This turkey cake is really simple. I just baked a 9-inch round dense chocolate cake, then covered it with buttercream icing which I colored yellow. I then cut out fondant in layers to create the turkey, using cookie cutters of various round shapes. The turkey feathers I drew a template for, and then cut around. … Read more

Coolest Thanksgiving Dinner Cake

Homemade Thanksgiving Dinner Cake

This Thanksgiving Dinner Cake, representing the dinner table, was made with an oval pan. The people were made of fondant which was tinted using Royal icing in different colors. The mashed potatoes were made from buttercream icing, the gravy from a rolo candy, with the large end cut off, and the corn from fondant. The … Read more

Coolest Turkey Cake

Turkey Cake

One of my friend’s commissioned me to make this turkey cake for her family’s Thanksgiving dinner. The cake was then driven to the final destination 4 hours away, so I had to make sure it would be intact and look the same when it arrived. The drumsticks were made from rice krispies treat, as per … Read more

Coolest Turkey Cupcakes

Turkey Cupcakes

My daughter and I had a blast making these turkey cupcakes for her 1st Grade Thanksgiving party at school. We started with both chocolate and white cake mix. (whatever your fancy!) We also picked up a bag of candy corns, strawberry fruit roll ups, box of Sandies Mini Shortbread cookies (100 Calorie), small black icing … Read more

Coolest Winnie the Pooh Birthday Cake Ideas 1

This Winnie the Pooh birthday cake was for a first birthday Winnie the Pooh party. I used this cake for my sons special cake for him dig into. I made this cake using a Pampered Chef small batter bowl. I used a box cake mix and divided the batter in half. After evening out the … Read more

Coolest Turkey Cake

Turkey Cake

My husband’s birthday is on November 22. He told me that all of his life, though he didn’t know why, he had wanted his birthday cake to be a turkey cake, and the closest anybody had ever gotten to it was a regular iced cake with a little plastic turkey on it. He said that … Read more

Coolest Turkey Cake

Turkey Cake

For Thanksgiving I wanted to make a turkey cake, but I didn’t want it to be a flat cake so I found this one and tried it out. I used the Rubber Ducky cake pan from Wilton to make this cake. I used pound cake, cake mix just to make sure that the feathers in … Read more

Coolest Turkey Cake

Homemade Turkey Cake

This turkey cake is my favorite recipe again – Hershey’s ultimate choc (recipe on back of cocoa box) since it holds up well to sculpting. I used a basic sheet cake pan and cut out the curves for the feathers and then used 2 different sized Pyrex bowls for the head and belly. For the … Read more

Coolest Thanksgiving Turkey Cake

Homemade Thanksgiving Turkey Cake

For this Thanksgiving Turkey Cake I used an eight X twelve rectangular pan for the bottom base and topped it with a cake baked in a football shaped cake pan. I used spice cake mix and cream cheese frosting. The drumsticks and wings were formed with rice krispie treats. I blended copper, brown and a … Read more

Coolest Thanksgiving Turkey Cake

Homemade Thanksgiving Turkey Cake

I made this Thanksgiving Turkey Cake for a family celebration this Thanksgiving. I started out using a yellow cake/pound cake mixture baked in the Wilton 3D bear pan. The rest of the batter I put into a 10″ round for the tail. I carved the bear into a turkey shape, using carvings to create the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Thanksgiving Turkey Cake

Homemade Thanksgiving Turkey Cake

I made this Homemade Thanksgiving Turkey Cake for my daughter’s thanksgiving feast. It is 100% edible and handmade. I made the face, legs, wings, banner, tail, and ax out of marshmallow fondant, then I covered with with chocolate ganache. After it set, I drew the chocolate feathers. As for the grass, I died coconut flakes. … Read more

Coolest Roasted Turkey Cake

Homemade Roasted Turkey Cake

Everyone seems to spend a lot of time carving round cakes or something, I highly recommend using the Wilton football cake pan – make 2 cakes and put them together, then simply notch the edges! The secret to getting this Roasted Turkey Cake just right was a 4 day process – day four, fondant cranberries … Read more

Coolest Thanksgiving Cake

Homemade Thanksgiving Cake

This Thanksgiving Cake was about 16″ x 22″ in size. It is a Mango Mousse Cake. The base is a Vanilla flavored Light Sponge Cake with Raspberry Filling and Mango Mousse on top. The Turkey pattern is created with Pineapples, Strawberries, Mandarin Oranges and Carrot for the beak and legs.

Coolest Homemade Turkey Cake

Homemade Turkey Cake

I made this Turkey cake for Thanksgiving and quite a few people had to look twice. I made it out of pound cake and covered it with fondant.

Coolest Turkey Cake

Homemade Turkey Cake

My son’s 11th birthday was on Thanksgiving and he requested a turkey cake, one that looked like it was cooked and we could put it on the table and fool everyone into thinking it was real! I used 2 boxed banana cake mixes and baked them one at a time in an 8 cup glass … Read more

Coolest Homemade Thanksgiving Cake Ideas and Photos 1

I wanted to make something different this year for a Thanksgiving cake so I came up with this idea. I used a dome pan and make two jumbo cupcakes for the turkeys thighs. I made two indentations on each to put the cupcakes in and tooth picks to secure them. Rolled up brown construction paper … Read more