Fill a cake with goodies to make it a piñata cake #Food#cake#diy cake#pinata#steal-this-idea March 13 2013 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: A Subtle Revelry Photo used with permission from A Subtle Revelry A big ball of cake filled with candy?! What the hell else could this be but a PIÑATA CAKE! It's a cake with more goodies inside of it. Wouldn't this look fab on a sweets table (and like tons of work went into it)? It doesn't even seem that hard to make since you bake it before you cut it and fill it up. Photo used with permission from A Subtle Revelry You'll need to bake the cake in an oven-safe bowl, carve it up as shown, fill it with goodies, reassemble, and cover with frosting to seal. There are more detailed directions and more photos over at A Subtle Revelry. Check it out and then you MUST share if you end up making this. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Brenda & Julio's video game wedding NEXT A colorful gothically delicious wedding in Newfoundland Show/Hide comments [ 8 ] YUM! This cakes makes me wish I had an oven! Thanks for putting sugar plums in my head 😛 1 agrees Reply I think I would enjoy it at a wedding if there was one person designated to cut the cake slices. Otherwise people would be dipping their hands inside to take out pieces of candy, accidentally touching the cake. Which would make my inner Sheldon Cooper feel icked out 6 agree Reply Two of my favourite things – pinatas and cake! Never thought of combining the two. Love! 2 agree Reply Harder than it looks! I'm trying this today. When I frosted the bottom half, the weight of the frosting totally tore the bottom part of the cake apart. The finished product may end up more of a dome. Oh well. It's not as easy as it looks. Reply Newb take on the Pinata cake is finished! My sister in law is candy crazy, so this one is for her. It turned out more like a dome than like a ball, but it's confetti cake with chocolate icing and lots of sprinkles, so it's all good. Reply NAILED IT! 😉 (…just teasing. I would shovel that dome in my mouth hole, and dribble the little candies out the sides of my mouth. I love that you did this!) Reply This would be awesome to put one on each table and individualize it as such 🙂 1 agrees Reply I'm having a pinata cake for the top of my wedding cupcake tower. The best part is that it's a surprise. Cut the cake and a M&M avalanche will shock my groom. Muahaha! Reply Leave a Reply to lindsy Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.