Cake dusting is an easy cake decorating idea that can be used on unfrosted or frosted cakes. Some cakes are made with a cake filling recipe where you want the flavor of the filling to dominate; cake dusting is a perfect choice for adding a decorative touch to these cakes.
Using powdered sugar for cake dusting is fairly common and is a great cake decorating choice for dark colored cakes, such as chocolate cake recipes. There are many other ingredients you can use for dusting light and dark cakes, whether they are frosted or unfrosted. The information below provides you with some ideas of what cake dusting ingredients you could use and gives some helpful information on how to make this cake decorating idea easy to do.