If you are planning a Scooby Doo themed birthday party, you will definitely be needing Scooby Doo cakes. You can either choose to order the cake at a bakery, or make it yourself. Either way, you will need to do some research and preparation before the actual date of the party. This article is geared towards learning about the various Scooby Doo cakes that you can make from your own kitchen.
Haunted House Cake – To make this Scooby Doo birthday cake, you will first need a 9” x 13” baking tin. You can purchase this at your local discount store along with Scooby Doo cake decorations. Use chocolate frosting to frost the cake, and add black and orange sprinkles. In order to make the picket fence with the gate, you should get some white chocolate and dip pretzel sticks in it. Use marshmallows to make a path that leads up to the house. The haunted house should be made from a box. Use graham crackers to form the roof, and then use purple frosting to cover the crackers. On the roof, you add crushed Oreo cookies. You can create tombstones using cookies that are covered with white chocolate, and you can create the spooky trees using black licorice Twizzlers. There are different ways in which you can make Scooby Doo cakes, and the haunted house cake can also be made in a different way. Pile chocolate and vanilla cakes on top of each other. Use chocolate frosting. Create a mold for a chocolate house that will be able to fit on the top of the cake. Use frosting to create a scary illusion. Use headstone candles to top it off.
Mystery Machine Cake – The Mystery Machine is the van that Scooby Doo and the gang traveled in. Bake a cake in a rectangular shaped baking tin. Once the cake is baked, cut a diagonal on the top of the cake towards the left hand side to make the windshield. For the wheels, you can either use two chocolate cupcakes or two chocolate donuts. You are going to decorate the cake using a picture of the Mystery Machine as a guide. The Scooby Doo cake toppers that you will use for this cake are brown and orange sprinkles and brown, orange and turquoise colored frosting.
The Scooby Doo Cake – If you are looking for something that is rather simple, just purchase a Wilton Scooby Doo shaped baking tin. Use thick frosting or butter cream to decorate the cake. Use black gel frosting to do the outline of the cake, and use the start frosting tip to do the filling. You can also choose to follow the instructions that come with the Scooby Doo cakes baking tins.