DIY Minnie Mouse Cake With Beautiful Decoration | For Homemade Recipe

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Wow! It is so beautiful animated cartoon. Do your kids really know this character? Yeah, the beautiful mouse cartoon becomes well-known among the kids. Minnie Mouse is an animal cartoon of Disney which is popular as Mickey Mouse girlfriend. She is so cute cartoon equal to Hello Kitty and Princess. They are really loved by many kids. A lot of toys, souvenir, and products use a Minnie Mouse as their icon. So, no wonder if the Minnie Mouse also is applied as birthday cake theme. Nowadays, cake decors show DIY Minnie Mouse cake with beautiful decoration.


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DIY Minnie Mouse Birthday Cake With Beautiful Decoration

If you want to celebrate your kids’ birthday, the first important thing that you think is the theme of birthday cake. So, are you confused what the good theme for a birthday cake? Hopefully, the recipe below can help you in making birthday cake.

The recipe is from The Icing Artist which shows DIY Minnie Mouse birthday cake clearly. Let’s watch it!



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Minnie Mouse Birthday Cake Recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
50 mins
Total Time
1 hrs

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 10 people
Calories: 187 kcal
For Making A Basic Cake
  • 1 cup casted sugar
  • 5 egg yolks
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • sunflower/vegetable oil sufficiently
  • 1/4 cup warm water
  • 1/4 gram plain flour
  • egg whites sufficiently
For Making Yellow Buttercream
  • 2 sticks of room-temperature butter
  • 3 cups sifted powered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons yellow food coloring
  • 1 tablespoon heavy cream
  • 2 egg whites
The Step in Making Basic Cake
  1. The first step, you whisk the egg whites until stiff

  2. In the large bowl, add the egg yolks and sugar, then mix them. When the mix has pale yellow color, add flour, vegetable oil, and warm water. Mix them until getting nice smooth batter. At last, fold the egg whites into the batter, then stir it.

  3. Line your cake tin with baking paper and grease the side with oil or butter. Pour the batter into cake tin evenly. Bake at 185 C for 30-35 minutes or until baked throughout. Let it cool down completely before taking out and filling it.

The Step in Making Yellow Buttercream
  1. Pour the two sticks of butter in the stand mixer, then add three cups of sifted powdered sugar and two egg whites, then stir mix them on low speed, mix it up until it becomes incorporate and fluffy.

  2. Adding to the higher quality of butter is really important to get perfect buttercream. You can use the batter for buttercream frosting.

  3. Just continue the mixture, then add 2 teaspoons of yellow food coloring, then add a tablespoon of heavy cream. You can adjust the amount of cream based on how thick or thin you'd like. If you want a pink color or another color, you can add another food coloring preserves and a quarter teaspoon of red gel. 

The Step in Decorating the Cake
  1. Prepare an 8-inch round cake as well as 26-inch round cakes now, then carve that 6-inch on a cake and press down a little bit just to fit the same size conversion on those ears to make huge on Minnie Mouse head.

  2. For meeting eyes and ears that way they would kind of like it into the cake sandwich crime sitting on top the cake. You can use a cake board to cut the cake for making ears. Make sure that the both same size. After it finishes, stick the both ears with buttercream icing and dyed it with black iced chocolate to cover the cake. Use the paper towel to give the cake like a really smooth surface.

  3. Apply the final coat of icing to the cake using a battered bag and then spread out using the offset spatula. You have to be super careful when you're doing this to smooth the head and towards the ear. After the cake has been covered, then smooth it using the same paper towel. Rub the paper towel on the cake and peel it off and gave a nice and smooth finish.

  4. Use toothpicks to help line out where those points started and stopped to join the line so it's almost like a heart and then like a big half of moon shape or something item.

  5. Make a line of Minnie mouse face using a copper food coloring or vanilla for buttercream whatever buttercream that you like. This cake using a little bit yellow buttercream. Spread the buttercream full of Minnie’s mouth, then smooth it using a paper towel. It is better rubbing your hand over it then peel it off. The goal is to spread out a perfectly fine result and make the surface cake quite smooth. You must be careful to keep up the buttercream and blend all the lines.

  6. Pipe on two ovals for Minnie's eyes kind of drawing a straight line going straight upward and then spread again with a piece of paper towel.

  7. Start adding on the black detail on her smile and kind of outlined and fill it in. Make her tongue into parts so that it's like a little Minnie mouse's tongue. Then continue to type on all the black detail of her face, typing out her eyes and a little line underneath her eye. For a nice view, you can make long pretty eyelashes, then add the buttercream on her huge nose into a big oval shape. 

  8. Add a little speck of white onto her eyes and her nose. To make a nice bow, you can use pink fondant, then flatten the fondant, fold the fondant into the rectangle, then shape as like as a bow, create the fondant for two sides. After it finishes, make the long rectangle to stick the both of bow side using the icing sugar. Then, place the bow above the eyelashes between the ears.

Recipe Notes

Ok, the Minnie Mouse birthday cake is done.  Let’ see the beautiful Minnie Mouse birthday cake to present a birthday gift for your kids. We think that your kids will really love this birthday cake. You can give it when your little daughter is still sleeping and making a surprise for her.



This is so super easy and simple way to make it. Just print out the recipe and follow the instruction above, you can actually make the beautiful Minnie Mouse birthday cake at home.

Good Luck!

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