My 5 year old insisted on a Star Wars Storm trooper cake so I searched the internet and only found two examples that I liked. It looks more difficult to do than it actually was to make.
This cake was made with two chocolate cake mixes and a rice krispie treats. I cooked one cake in a glass pitcher for the rounded helmet and a sheet cake cut to fit under the glass pitcher shaped cake. The rounded sides were made with rice krispie treats molded into the long cylinder shape on either side of the helmet.
I trimmed the top off of the pitcher shaped cake to flatten it out and used some small rectangular cut up pieces to raise the front nose-like part of the helmet. I used butter cream icing to hold it all together. After that iced the entire cake and laid white fondant over it. I’ve never used fondant so wasn’t sure how to trim or put the seams together without being seen.
I used examples from the internet and my son’s storm trooper doll to decorate the helmet. I used black and grey fondant to decorate.
2 thoughts on “Coolest Stormtrooper Cake”
your cake is very nice it give me an idea in how to make my cake. so bad that you didn’t take side pictures for better idea. also I didn’t quite understand how you make the bowl part.
Thanks so much for posting this! You did a great job and now I have an idea of how to make this cake!
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