Fondant Tortilla Chips

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garagesalenana Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 10:00am
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Could someone tell me how they make tortilla chips. I would like to know how they make them look so real with the texture and colors. One cake I looked at said in her description how easy they were but it escapes me. I would really appreciate any help. I have been decorating for 30 years but haven't been using fondant that much. Thanks for the help.
Tonya

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Bettycrockermommy Posted 18 Jun 2008 , 5:35pm
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When I made my movie cake, I used a tiny bit of oreo cookie crumbs mixed into the fondant. I also learned that I had to roll them pretty thin. My first attempts looked more like chocolate chip cookies than tortilla chips. icon_lol.gif

HTH

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yvy_cano Posted 20 Jun 2008 , 8:11pm
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I found these directions from Flikr belonging to Amanda's cakes...These are her directions "I use a fine grater and hard dark chocolate sugarpaste. I grated the sugarpaste and then I pressed my rolled out yellow sugarpaste onto the bits of dark chocolate fondant. Added texture then dusted it all with granulated sugar. "

I hope this helps.

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Bettycrockermommy Posted 20 Jun 2008 , 10:18pm
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Those tortilla chips look amazing!!

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ncbert Posted 21 Jun 2008 , 1:52am
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Oh! I've got the salsa! icon_biggrin.gif

great idea-nice to know!

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micnmax2003 Posted 18 Aug 2009 , 12:27am
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