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Soccer Ball Cake

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Ingredients
For cake
  Fudge marble cake mix 12 Ounce (1 Package)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Oil 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Eggs 3
For icing
  Butter/Margarine 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), softened
  Shortening 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Powdered sugar 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Milk 6 Tablespoon
  Semi sweet chocolate chips 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), melted
Directions

Heat oven to 350°F.
Grease and flour 2 1/2-quart ovenproof bowl.
Prepare cake mix according to package directions.
Pour batter into prepared bowl.
Bake at 350°F. for 60 to 70 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
Cool upright in bowl 15 minutes; invert onto serving plate.
Cool completely.
In large bowl, beat butter and shortening until light and fluffy.
Add vanilla and salt Beat in powdered sugar, 1 cup at a time, scraping down sides of bowl.
Add 3 tablespoons milk; beat at high speed until light and fluffy.
Add additional milk for desired spreading consistency.
Reserve 1 cup icing.
Spread remaining icing on cake; allow to set In small bowl, combine reserved icing and chocolate; beat until well blended.
Place icing in pastry bag fitted with writing tip (Number 3 works well).
Trace pattern pieces for 5-sided and 6-sided designs onto waxed paper; cut out Set pattern for 5-sided design on top center of cake; secure with toothpick, if desired.
Outline pattern with chocolate icing; fill in with chocolate icing.
Match one side of 6-sided pattern to one side of chocolate design; outline pattern with chocolate icing.
Repeat for remaining 4 sides of chocolate design, Working down cake, fit 2 sides of 5-sided pattern between 2 bottom sides of two 6-sided designs.
Outline with chocolate icing; fill in with chocolate icing.
Repeat design around cake.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Bit Difficult
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Chocolate
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
70 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes

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