Despicable Me Party Cake Tutorial

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Despicable Me Party Cake Tutorial | Optimistic Mommy

If you know anything about my daughter, you may know she is obsessed with Despicable Me. She absolutely loves those Minions and has watched both movies countless times. That’s why I am super excited to bring you this Despicable Me cake tutorial! It is super easy to make and will make any Minion-Obsessed child happy! Stay tuned over the next week or so – I have cookies and cake pop directions to share with you, as well – all Despicable Me themed!


Ingredients and supplies:


  • 3 – 8″ Round Layer Cakes Prepared and Cooled
  • 3 – 6″ Round Layer Cakes Prepared and Cooled
  • 2 – 3″ Round Layer Cakes Prepared and Cooled
  • Prepared Buttercream Frosting (Yellow, Blue and White)
  • Prepared Fondant (Yellow, Purple, Black, White and Grey)
  • Silver Simmer Powder
  • Powdered Sugar
  • Frosting Knife
  • Fondant Smoothing Tool
  • Fondant Rolling Pin or Silicone Rolling Pin
  • 2 Piping Bags Fitted with Medium Star Tip
  • Cake Plate or Cardboard Cake Base
  • Sharp Knife or Xacto Knife
  • Cake Dowels

Step 1

Use a knife to level the cakes and discard the scraps. Stack the 8

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