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Congratulations Seniors Cake Recipe

Congratulations Seniors Cake Recipe

I decorated a special cake for my son's high school graduation. Each of the characters had hair color and specifics for his group of friends. —Sherri Frohlich, Benton, Arkansas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 1 hour Bake: 45 min. + cooling YIELD:15-20 servings


  • 1 package yellow cake mix (regular size)
  • 4 cups vanilla frosting
  • Paste food coloring in colors of your choice


  • 1. Prepare cake batter and bake according to package directions, using a greased 13x9-in. baking pan. Cool 10 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack to cool completely.
  • 2. Level top of cake; place on a serving platter. Tint frosting desired colors; spread over top and sides of cake. Pipe a shell border, caps, gowns and desired message. Yield: 15-20 servings.