How to Make a Minecraft Cake

My sister and I made this cake for a friends birthday, it turned out great and he LOVED IT!

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Jello in a bread pan lined with Saran Wrap, one recipe of chocolate cake divided in two cookie sheet pans and double recipe of Rice Krispies

Jello in a bread pan lined with Saran Wrap, one recipe of chocolate cake divided in two cookie sheet pans and double recipe of Rice Krispies

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I prepared the jello using only one cup of hot water per recipe... So 4 packets of blue jello and 4 cups of boiling water

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Measure jello into 2" cubes and cut with thread or dental floss (or knife whatever you prefer)

Measure jello into 2" cubes and cut with thread or dental floss (or knife whatever you prefer)

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Marking each end to line it up evenly and cutting with thread

Marking each end to line it up evenly and cutting with thread

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Do the same thing with the Rice Krispies

Do the same thing with the Rice Krispies

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2" cubes

2" cubes

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Cut the cakes in half

Cut the cakes in half

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Layer with a nice dollop of buttercream

Layer with a nice dollop of buttercream

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Spread evenly

Spread evenly

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I ended up with 3 layers of cake to make the perfect 2" height

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Depending on the final shape you want begin to cut your cake into the cubes

Depending on the final shape you want begin to cut your cake into the cubes

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This cut was 4" in and 4" wide

This cut was 4" in and 4" wide

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Cake cut into the cube portions

Cake cut into the cube portions

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Move cake to a cake board

Move cake to a cake board

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When stacking the cake I used dowels to secure it

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Begin to assemble cubes however you want, be creative!

Begin to assemble cubes however you want, be creative!

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The Rice Krispies should fit perfectly in the middle of the cake, and it will also add support to the cake

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Add in the Rice Krispies for the sand and the jello for the water

Add in the Rice Krispies for the sand and the jello for the water

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Gel food colouring for the grass

Gel food colouring for the grass

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Add desired amount of green to buttercream and mix well

Add desired amount of green to buttercream and mix well

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Use a grass tip for piping, or a star tip if you do not have a grass tip

Use a grass tip for piping, or a star tip if you do not have a grass tip

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Just an example of how to pipe the grass, and the dowels will be covered by the grass :)

Just an example of how to pipe the grass, and the dowels will be covered by the grass :)

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Yay grass is complete

Yay grass is complete

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I searched "minecraft 3D figurines" and then printed off the characters I wanted to use

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A hot glue gun was used to make the figurines. The pig turned out so great!

A hot glue gun was used to make the figurines. The pig turned out so great!

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There are plenty of figurines online, you just have to find the ones you like. I also used a thicker paper, much more sturdy and can handle the hot glue gun better

There are plenty of figurines online, you just have to find the ones you like. I also used a thicker paper, much more sturdy and can handle the hot glue gun better

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I ended up with pigs, zombies, a wolf and of course Steve

I ended up with pigs, zombies, a wolf and of course Steve

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