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Reindeer Layered Cake

Ello, folks! This week I have two recipes postings that are geared toward the holiday season and I just can’t wait to share both of them with you. Today I wanted to share this super cute Reindeer layered Cake.

Ever since I was a child I have loved Reindeer and I thought what better than to make a super cute Reindeer cake! This cake is easy to create and you can get the entire family involved in decorating it.

I think this would make a great centerpiece on your table this holiday not to mention that it is so tasty!

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Reindeer Layered Cake

Instead of doing just a recipe insert I wanted to write things up so that you can really follow the directions correctly. Let’s start.

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Reindeer Layered Cake Directions

First, we will make snowflakes.


  • 1 C Ghirardelli white chocolate melting chips
  • 1 disposable piping bag
  • 1 cookie sheet fitted with parchment paper


  • Melt the chocolate chips in a microwave on 30-second increments
  • Scoop into a disposable piping bag
  • Cut the tip-off
  • Pipe out about 10 thick snowflakes in different sizes
  • Allow drying overnight!

Cake Directions 

What You Need

  • 2 Boxes of french vanilla cake mix
  • 6 large eggs
  • 2 C water
  • 1 C canola oil 
  • Red and green gel food coloring 
  • 3 9inch round cake 
  • 1 10inch round cake board 
  • 1 cake leveler 
  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and spray the cake pans with pam baking spray 
  • Combine all ingredients for the cake into a standing mixer and mix until combined
  • Divide the cake batter into two bowls 
  • Mix in a few drops of red gel food coloring into 1 bowl of cake batter and mix until combined 
  • Mix in a few drops of green gel food coloring into the second bowl and mix until combined
  • Using the ice cream scooper, scoop some red or green cake batter into the pans 
  • Alternate with the red and green cake batters between the three cake pans 
  • Bake the cakes for 36-30 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean
  • Allow cakes to cool completely 
  • Place cake rounds onto a cookie sheet and use the cake leveler to remove the domes of the cake to make it even 
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Reindeer Layered Cake

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