Homemade cakes can be fun to decorate and many times you want to have a cake that looks like grass is on it. Outdoor scenes like sporting events, lakes, and woods all should have frosting that looks like grass.
It is easy to frost a cake with green frosting and make that be the grass on your cake. Green frosting is easy to make by adding some green food die to white frosting. Mix it well and you have grass for your cake.
Green sprinkles can be put on the cake for a grassy illusion. You can use green sugar or green jimmies to decorate your cake and make it look like grass is on the cake. You can spread them on white frosting, green frosting or even chocolate. Spreading sprinkles on chocolate frosting makes it look like grass is growing on dirt.
Coconut can be made to look like grass. Take some shredded coconut and put it in a plastic bag. Add a few drops of green food coloring and shake the coconut and food coloring together until the coconut is green like grass. Then you can spread the green coconut on white, green or chocolate frosting and the coconut will stick and look like grass. Be sure to spread the green coconut on while the frosting is fresh and moist. If you try to spread it on dry frosting it will not stick.
For the white, green or chocolate frosting you can buy it already made or you can make your own homemade frosting.
These grass ideas can be used for ice cream or yogurt if you are putting decorations on them and need some grass.
Many cakes need to have some green grass on them for part of the decoration. This green grass can be used on cupcakes, cookies and brownies to make them look like grass. Easter cakes look nice with grass frosting on them and so do summer and spring themed cake. Make a grass covered cake and you can add other decorations to the cake for a beautiful outdoor themed cake.
Added coloring to coconut is a great way to make other colors besides grass for example, add some blue instead of green for a sky color or orange to make a orange pumpkin color.
Making a decorate cake can be a lot of fun and it if you are making a special cake for someone it can let them know you love them.