Mardi Gras King Cake

Mardi Gras King Cake

This tasty pastry is the king of all party treats. New Orleans tradition says to bake it with a small plastic baby hidden inside. Whoever gets the slice with the baby receives the honor of hosting next year's Mardi Gras.

Pastry:

  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 pks fast acting dry yeast
  • 2/3 cup warm water
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 ½ tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp nutmeg
  • 5 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • Filling:

  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp ground cinnamon
  • 2/3 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup melted butter
  • Frosting:

  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tbsp water
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    Metallic Mardi Gras Babies

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    Metallic Mardi Gras Babies. Add these plastic babies to party goody bags! (2 dozen per unit) 1 1/4"

    $4.50 24 Piece(s)

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