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Picture of Minecraft World Cake
Here is a minecraft world cake I put together.  Really quite easy and very popular!  We went out for laser tag for my son't birthday and several people came up to take pictures of the cake!

I made a double batch of chocolate cake (I only make cakes from scratch, I use the Betty Crocker Best Chocolate Cake recipe)

I baked this in a 1/4 sheet cake pan.

I then cut out hunks of cake and assembled them on a Simple Additions large platter from Pampered Chef.  The plate measures 15 inches square to give you an idea how big the cake was.

Underneath and in between layers, I put a thin layer of chocolate filling to keep the layers from shifting.  Then I put a flat layer of green frosting on the top of each section.  The recipe I use is 1/2 cup shortening, 1/2 cup butter, 1 Tbsp vanilla, 1/2 Tbsp meringue powder, 4 cups powdered sugar and approximately 2 Tbsp milk to thin.

I thinly sliced rice krispie treats to create the beach.  I used a sharpie to draw the squid directly on the plate, then covered the water area with blue gel icing.

The trees are make of cut up rice krispie treats.  I then mixed food coloring, 1 Tbsp corn syrup and 1 Tbsp water to make a paint for the trees.  I'd let this dry at least a day before using, as it was a little gooey.  Otherwise, dry them with a hairdryer.  The tree trunks are kit kat bars.  I inserted toothpicks at each end to attach the tree top and to stabilize in the cake.

Steve, the Creeper and the pig came from http://www.fps-x-games.com/2012/04/minecraft-mob-printable-cut-out.html  However, the creeper is bigger than Steve, so you may want to google minecraft papercraft to find a different set.
DillyTante made it!1 month ago
Not as good as the original. The icing wasn't as dark as I hoped but that still used whole tube of colouring! Husband took hours making the figures. Daughter v impressed though.
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britty.brookes.7 made it!7 months ago

made this for my husbands birthday.. super easy. my trees fell over and the rice crispy teats didn't stay together though.. right after i took the pic they fell apart.

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Bigglieboo made it!9 months ago

Thanks for the idea! The cake was a total hit at my son's 6th birthday! I used blue Jello for the water. The cubes were kind of hard to cut but didn't turn out too bad. :)

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FPSXGames1 year ago

Wow, what a creative cake idea, nice one. The site fps-x-games.com has loads of Minecraft themed party ideas. http://www.fps-x-games.com/search/?q=party

colonelb31 year ago
Great cake idea! I play baseball lol <3 it!
cool! this would be a good cake for my brother!
Awesome!! Love the tutorial! Genius, lady :-) www.sweetcelebrations.us #sugardome #adragonstale xLaurieClarkex on Pinterest :-)
ohsewkaren (author) 2 years ago
Thanks, love that someone used my Instructable. Can you post a picture? I have a request for another one and would love to see yours!
dylso572 years ago
Very good idea just made cake modified it a little but awesome thanks for the tips definitely recommend A++++
Golden77662 years ago
Nice
mrilko2 years ago
I like cake and I like Minecraft. :)
scci2 years ago
give me, now
me-again1002 years ago
That is awesome. I know what cake my son is getting for his birthday this year.
mikeasaurus2 years ago
Great cake, I like the attention to detail by including the squid.
looop452 years ago
Great!!

nice job.
That would be really cool!!!
ohsewkaren (author) 2 years ago
I completely forgot the candles. I got the idea for this cake from this one, and she had candles that looked like torches...so cool. http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2010/10/28/self-indulgent-birthday-minecraft-cake-post/
That is awesome!! You should have put the candle in the creeper!
THIS IS AWESOME.
That is a sweet cake! It would be so fun to have that for a birthday :)