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Catholic Recipe: Frosting


  • Package frosting mix, or homemade
  • food coloring
  • 16 candles and holders
  • wreath of small flowers


Prep Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: N/A

Cost: n/a

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With your favorite frosting recipe use these suggested color schemes for the Sweet Sixteenth Birthday Cake.


Prepare 1 package fluffy frosting mix as directed. Tint as desired. Frost top and sides of cake. Decorate with 16 candles in pretty holders. Surround with a wreath of small flowers.

Suggested Color Schemes 1. Yellow frosting, green candles, violets.
2. Green frosting, pink candles, sweetheart rose buds.
3. Pink frosting, blue candles, forget-me-nots.
4. White frosting, assorted pastel candles, freesia.

Recipe Source: Cook's Blessings, The by Demetria Taylor, Random House, New York, 1965