Minecraft Pig Cake Tutorial

Skill level: Intermediate

Learn how to create a cake that looks like a pig from the video game Minecraft. Almost every kid loves Minecraft and if you haven’t been asked to make a Minecraft cake yet, you will be soon.

If you have avoided making Minecraft cakes because they are notoriously hard to make, you’re in luck. Liz Marek breaks down all the tips and tricks needed to pull off this Minecraft pig cake with stellar results.

There’s a lot of subtle details that can’t be missed, so let’s get our tools together and let’s get started.

1:19:59 Minutes of Instruction

What You Will Learn

  • Learn how to make a cake shaped like a pig from the video game Minecraft
  • Liz’s tips and tricks to getting sharp edges with buttercream
  • Learn the structure and how to print graphics from the game that are edible

Tutorial Chapters

  1. Preparing the boards 0:44
  2. Stacking the head cake 9:46
  3. Stacking the body cake 14:06
  4. Frosting the body cake 17:09
  5. Frosting the head cake 27:10
  6. Assembling the structure 31:28
  7. Making the legs 34:30
  8. Attaching the head 44:20
  9. Finishing the cakes 47:24
  10. Cutting the cake shape 50:39
  11. Adding the cake 55:06
  12. Adding modeling chocolate 1:02:40
  13. Making the nose 1:12:40
  14. Adding edible images 1:14:08
  15. Airbrushing the cake 1:16:59