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Unicorn Easter Bunny Cake Recipe
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Unicorn Easter Bunny Cake Recipe

This is the perfect Easter Bunny Cake for anyone who loves unicorns. This elegant looking cake is a combination of a simple and moist cake that brings together the classic Easter Bunny with a whimsical unicorn. This triple layer cake is as beautiful as it is delicious. And no one has to know exactly how easy this cake is to make.  
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time28 mins
Decorating Time30 mins
Course: Cake
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Easter Bunny Cake
Servings: 8
Author: Jill

Equipment

  • 3 9inch round cake pans
  • 1 10inch round cake board
  • 1 medium piping bag with star tip
  • 1 medium piping bag with number 3 tip on it
  • 1 medium mixing bowl

Ingredients

  • 2 boxes boxes of white cake mix
  • 8 large Egg whites
  • 2 ½ C water
  • 1 C canola oil

Vanilla Frosting

  • 3 C unsalted butter softened
  • 6 C powdered sugar
  • 5 tbsp heavy whipping cream
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • Pink gel food coloring

Decorating ingredients

  • Bunny Ears and Eyes kit
  • Unicorn Horn Cake Topper

Instructions

Cake directions

  • Preheat oven to 350 and spray cake pans with pam baking spray
  • Using a hand mixer and large bowl, beat all cake ingredients until combined and smooth
  • Divide the cake batter into the 3 cake pans
  • Place into the oven and back for 28-32 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean
  • Allow to cool completely

Frosting directions

  • Using a standing mixer, beat all ingredients except for the colors until combined and smooth but stiff with peaks
  • Scoop 2 C of frosting into the medium mixing bowl
  • Mix in a few drops of pink gel food coloring into the bowl and mix until combined
  • Scoop into the piping bag with star tip
  • Scoop ½ C of white frosting into the piping bag with number 3 tip

Building the Cake directions :

  • Place one cake layer onto the cake board and cut the dome off the cake to make an even layer
  • Repeat step with other two layers
  • Scoop 1 C of white frosting onto the bottom layer and spread evenly
  • Place the second cake layer on top and spread evenly 1 more cup of frosting
  • Place the last layer of cake on top
  • Use the remaining white frosting and frost entire cake
  • Using the pink piping bag, pipe dollops all over the top of the cake
  • Using the white piping bag, pipe dots of white onto the pink
  • Place the ears and horn onto the top of the cake
  • Place the eyes and mouth onto the cake
  • Place into the fridge to harden the frosting before enjoying!