Little Formalities Help

Decorating By shel35 Updated 16 Sep 2008 , 11:10am by shel35

shel35 Posted 15 Sep 2008 , 1:55pm
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I will be making the Little Formalities on page 76 of the 2008 Wilton yearbook. They do not want them covered in fondant. My question is can I cover them in ganache and still use fondant for the little squares on top? Should they be refrigerated and will this affect the fondant? Thank you.

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kakeladi Posted 15 Sep 2008 , 9:40pm
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I haven;'t seen the perticular design you refere to but are the fondant sq sitting on the cake or standing up? If the stand up, then refrig'ing will effect them. Can you do all the other decorating & just add the sqs after friging?

shel35 Posted 15 Sep 2008 , 10:07pm
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The squares will be laying down on top of the little cakes.

kakeladi Posted 16 Sep 2008 , 3:28am
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Let's see -- I haven't used ganache very often either....I usually work in b'cream.
So as I remember ganache should not be frig'd once it is pouned or it will get very hard.
Also, it is very soft at 1st so I would wait until it sets up before adding the sqs w/a dab of melted choco or b'cream. HTH

shel35 Posted 16 Sep 2008 , 11:10am
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Thanks for the help kakeladi.

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