Giant Apple Pie Cake Tutorial

Skill level: Intermediate

It’s been a while since I made a realistic food cake and what better time than Thanksgiving to bring a delicious Apple Pie cake to the table?

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a realistic pie cake, complete with apple pie filling, an edible pie dish, pie crust and latticing. Let’s get our tools together, and let’s get started!

51:11 Minutes of Instruction

What You Will Learn

  • How to make a cake that looks like a realistic pie
  • Learn how to make an edible pie dish with scalloped edges
  • Why you would use modeling chocolate vs fondant

Tutorial Chapters

  1. Carving the cakes 1:22
  2. Frosting the cake 5:46
  3. Making modeling chocolate 7:01
  4. Final coat of frosting 12:26
  5. Making the pie dish 18:07
  6. Making the lip 27:29
  7. Adding the border 30:25
  8. Smoothing the pie dish 34:57
  9. Glazing the pie dish 35:52
  10. Making the crust edge 38:46
  11. Adding the crust edge 40:21
  12. Adding apple filling 42:40
  13. Making the lattice 43:14
  14. Detailing the lattice 47:07