How to Sculpt Candy Vegetables and Make a Garden Cake With Your Kids

Are your kids aspiring chefs or bakers?

Do they like to play with play dough or modeling clay?

Would you love to find a project that combines both?

In this article I’ll show you how you and your kids can make a miniature vegetable garden out of marzipan, a kind of candy, which you can use to decorate a fun and delicious garden cake!

Delight your kids with a miniature vegetable garden out of marzipan, a kind of candy, which you can use to decorate a fun and delicious garden cake!

Why Use Marzipan?

Marzipan is an edible décor made of almond paste, powdered sugar and egg whites. This traditional confection is served as a treat for a variety of occasions such as birthdays and weddings. It’s even used for celebrating New Year and as a traditional Christmas treat in many European countries.

Kids really love marzipan because it’s usually made into cool shapes like fruits, vegetables, flowers and animals.

What’s more fun than creating something beautiful that you can also eat?

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