Pudding As Filling Question!

Decorating By brink317 Updated 27 Jun 2008 , 2:31pm by PinkZiab

brink317 Posted 27 Jun 2008 , 2:09pm
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Hi all,
Ive tried searching for this on CC, but the search option isnt working for me.

Customer wants Vanilla pudding as a filling. Do I need to put a thin layer of BC on the cake so the pudding wont seep in? First time putting pudding as a filling and dont want a soggy cake! Advice?

Thanks much! icon_smile.gif

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KHalstead Posted 27 Jun 2008 , 2:13pm
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I would just to be on the safe side, I would also probably add less milk making it more of a custardy consistency so it doesn't seep out the sides!

PinkZiab Posted 27 Jun 2008 , 2:31pm
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Usually the pudding box will have instructions for making a pie filling (with less milk, as the above poster said). Use those instructions. It'll set up firmer, and won't smoosh out when the cake is sliced. I don't think the buttercream is necessary if you use this method, but go for it if you want.

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