Ever Used Bettercreme?

Decorating By filmmaker914 Updated 10 May 2008 , 1:44am by JanH

filmmaker914 Posted 9 May 2008 , 11:36pm
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Has anyone ever used Bettercreme? I'm having trouble working with Bettercreme, it's melting almost instantly and when I use Wilton gel colors to color it the consistency changes to a thinnner consistency.

Any suggestions on what to use to decorate an ice cream cake?

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kakeladi Posted 10 May 2008 , 1:31am
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Oh yesicon_smile.gif
You might not be whipping it enough.
OR if you have hot hands you'll have problems w/it melting in the bag as you work.
It is not good to use when it is over 80 or 85 degrees - it melts.
It can be tinted *only* to the lightest of pastel shades.

Why don't you 'ice' the cake w/Bettercreme and do the decorating w/b'cream. You can mix it 1/2 and 1/2 allowing for more color concentration.

JanH Posted 10 May 2008 , 1:44am
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Hi and Congrats on your 1st post, filmmaker914. icon_smile.gif

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