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Tools Used for Cake Decorating

Kim Chariz Levita

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A good presentation of food is a big matter that should not be neglected. Having the food presented nicely, it adds up to the taste of that food. That is why there is a course that will help people on how to make a good food presentation. One of the most common foods that need nice presentation is the cake. In any occasions, the cake is the center of attention. Cake decorating is very essential before presenting it.

Now, you ask how where these cakes made? How can they be made possible? Aside from the mastery of skill for the baker, the tools also used in making it contribute to its fantastic appearance. Listed below are the tools used in making and decorating the cake.


This is the most basic tool a baker must have when baking a cake. You do not only need one spatula. You need to have two or more of different sizes. There must be a flat and an offset spatula.


Decorating bags are used to decorate the cake. These bags can either be plastic piping bags, triangle bags, or paper cone. If you are still new to baking cakes, try to use them all so that you will know what results they can make.


Metal decorating tips are the most important thing to have in cake decorating. It helps you in personalizing the cake. The most basic decorating tips are the rose, leaf and star.


This is used to make flowers in an icing.


This is another very essential tool in baking. You cannot bake your cake if you do not have this. Baking pan can either be rectangular or round.


If you want a colored icing, you can use paste color so that the taste of the icing won’t change.

You need to learn the basics on how to use these tools. Mastering these will help you perfect the cake decorating skill.

Kim, 20, aspiring, inspiring

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