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Presenting the Avatart, Just in Time for the Oscars

The 2010 Oscars are coming around the corner, and for those who throw an annual Oscar bash, now's the time to plan the menu. Cakespy posts a HowTo for the "Avatart", the perfect Avatar-viewing snack.

"I present the Avatart: a sweet treat wherein pop culture and Pop Tart collide sweetly, in a pocket-sized morsel perfect for smuggling into the theater and decked out in full movie regalia."

Presenting the Avatart, Just in Time for the Oscars

You will need:

For the crust:
1 1/2 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened and cut into cubes
3 tablespoons cold water

For the filling:
Jam, about 1 heaping teaspoonful per pastry (your choice of flavor; I used blueberry)

For the topping:
Fondant or marzipan (I purchased a 2-pound tub of rolled fondant by Satin Ice; I had quite a bit left over)
Blue, yellow, and red food coloring
Black gel writing icing
Yellow sprinkles

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