Beer Banter

DIY Beer Can Cake – How To Make An Easy Beer Can Cake

Who wants a boring old cake? This beer can cake is the perfect replacement for anyone who loves beer. (And cake, we guess!)

DIY Beer Can Cake – How To Make An Easy Beer Can Cake

How To Make An Easy Beer Can Cake

 

We’re sure you’ve all seen those glorious beer can cakes. They make for the perfect birthday surprise and an alternative birthday cake for the beer geek in your life.

 

What You’ll Need To Make a Beer Can Cake
  • 12 Pack of your favourite beer (18-24 pack, if you’re advanced)
  • Ribbon (Both thick and thin ribbon)
  • Scissors
  • Glue or Tape
  • A Platter
  • 2 Bristle boards (cut into 3 circles 3″, 6″ and 9″ in diameter)

 

Pick up your beer-lovers’ favourite beers. You can use all the same beers or mix it up with different types of beers. The size of your beer can cake is dependant on how many packs of beer or beer cans you have. If it’s your first time, best to start off with a 12-pack, but as you get more advanced, feel free to move up to 18 and 24 packs.

 

Beer Cake Tutorial

Here’s a video tutorial of how to make a beer can cake out of a 12-pack.

 

Beer Can Cake Decoration Ideas

The simplest way to decorate your beer can cake would be with the ribbon, but don’t be afraid to get creative and add more decorative objects on your beer cake! You can colour-coordinate the ribbons and cans, top it off with a balloon on a stick, pictures of the birthday beer geek, stickers and so much more. You can also brainstorm beer can cake ideas with +25 best ideas for Beer Can Cakes on Pinterest.

We added one of our favourite beer cake ideas below. A beer can cake decorated with actual cupcakes and candles!

 

Beer Can Cake with Cup Cakes
Image by: Pinterest

 


Did you try out this DIY Beer Can Cake?
We want to see it!

Use the hashtag #justbeerapp on Instagram or send us your picture
for a chance to be featured on one of the JustBeer social channels!


 

Now that you know how to make a beer can cake, check out these other cool beer articles below!

A Diaper & Beer Party AKA Baby Shower For The Dad

How to Host a Mother’s Day Beer Brunch

Longboat Chocolate Porter Cupcakes

Related Posts

Beer Banter

VIDEO: Bloopers and Beer on the Late Show

Beer Banter

Horoscope Quiz: What Beer You Should Drink According To Your Zodiac Sign

From Aries to Pisces (and all the air, water, earth and fire signs in between), this beer quiz will set you up with the perfect beer for your zodiac/horoscope sign.

Beer Banter

Flip Cup Drinking Game – What is it and what are the rules?

Flip Cup, A.K.A. Flippy Cup, is a fast-paced drinking game to play with a large group of people. Here’s everything you need to know about Flip Cup!

Beer Banter

VIDEO: Comedian Jim Breuer Tells Us What Really Happens When You Drink Alcohol

Ever wondered what happens inside your body when you start mixing different types of booze on a night out? Jim Breuer explains in this old, but funny, stand-up comedy sketch.

Beer Banter

14 Funny Valentine’s Day Cards To Give To Someone Who Loves Beer

If you pick out the right card for Valentine’s Day, it can put into words exactly what you’re feeling. Especially when it comes to that very special beer-loving bae that stole your heart. Tell the beer lover in your life what’s on your mind and in your heart with these special beer-themed Valentine’s