The blue Betty Crocker® decorating icing has a thicker consistency than the whipped frosting. If you have trouble spreading it over the cake, microwave the icing for 5 to 10 seconds until spreadable.
String licorice can be found at most bulk candy stores and online. If strings are too firm to bend into a desired shape, microwave them for 5 seconds to soften.
Once the chocolate ring is coated in silver sugar, you can transfer it to the refrigerator for a few minutes to firm. This makes it easier to lift onto the cake without it bending out of shape.
Silver decorating sugar can be found at most grocery stores or in the baking section of craft stores. If you can’t find silver sugar, you can leave the ring plain or coat it in chocolate sprinkles.
Make a display board for serving your Minion by covering a sturdy piece of cardboard with colorful wrapping paper, foil or cooking parchment paper.