One Direction cake

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  • This delicious coffee, chocolate and orange cake is the perfect bake for any One Direction fan. With all five of those cheeky boys nestled on top we know what lots of people are going to want this year for their birthdays...

    One Direction cake

    We think you might know One Direction fan or two… Give them the best kind of birthday treat with this cake which features all five of those cheeky boys. We show you how to make the five boys with our detailed step-by-step guide.

    Get the cake recipe by clicking here

    Character ingredients:
    – 250g black ready to use gumpaste (mexican/modeling paste)
    – 250g white ready to use gumpaste – 200g flesh/peach ready to use gumpaste – Yellow, brown, blue, black and red food colour – White ball sprinkles (nonpareils) for eyes – Mistletoe (optional)
    – Edible glue
    – 8 x 6 inch lolly sticks (Cut 2 sticks into 3 to get 6x mini sticks)
    – A few dry spaghetti strands – Dummy cake or styrofoam block (to use for drying items)
    – Small rolling pin – Brushes – Craft knife/scalpel – Ball tool, bone ball tool and a rounded flat end tool – Pointed tool or tooth pick
    – Star, heart and round cutters and a no 10 nozzle – A small piece of florist wire for the Mistletoe (optional)
    – Print outs of each character for reference – Cake board

    One Direction: This is Us it out on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray & DVD on 19th December