Remote Control Truck Cake

Okay you guys, I think I finally made the most over the top cake yet. I know I say that about a ton of my recipes, but this one literally takes the cake (ha!). No seriously, this cake is MOBILE! You read that right. Today, I’m going to be showing you a fully mobile, battery operated Remote Control Truck Cake! Β If you love trucks, check out my Monster Truck Cupcakes.

This cake can be somewhat tricky, but once it’s done it’s going to be a hit at any kid’s party! Imagine a cake wheeling down the table towards the birthday boy or girl and the excited look on their face! You have to try it!

Instructions:

  1. Make sure the base on toy truck is flat. Cover any holes with fondant.truckcake-fondantplacement
  2. Measure the toy truck base and cut the cake board.truckcake-cakeboard
  3. Cut the pound cake making sure it’s the right size.Find a remaining cake piece that is roughly the same size as the front of the truck.truckcake-caketrim
  4. Add remaining cake pieces to add height to the larger section of the cake.truckcake-cakeheight
  5. Cover the cakes with ganache and transfer to the fridge to chill. Repeat and add another layer. Smooth the sides and edges with a ruler.truckcake-ganachecoat
  6. Roll the white fondant and cover the cakes. Smooth out the fondant and pop any air bubbles (if present). Use a pizza cutter to cut excess fondant.truckcake-fondantcover
  7. Glue cake boards with melted candy melts to the truck, and then secureΒ cakes on the board.

    truckcake-assembly

  8. Roll out more white fondant and cut about 8 strips that are 12 inches long and half an inch in width.
  9. Mix lemon juice/drops of vodka with the silver luster and brush onto the strips.truckcake-lustremix
  10. Once set, brush a little bit of water on the strip and carefully place on the edges of the truck Trim excess. truckstruckcake-fondantplacement
  11. Using the fondant. Make a small rectangle and paint using the food colors to make the license plate. Stick with a little bit of water.truckcake-licenseplate
  12. OPTIONAL: Customize by adding an edible sheet decor on the sides of the truck.truckcake-edibleimage

Is this officially the best thing in the world?! I think it is! 🚚

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