Piping Gel

Decorating By lynseyg2002 Updated 19 Sep 2008 , 10:46pm by Suzies_Sweats-n-Treats

lynseyg2002 Posted 19 Sep 2008 , 7:47pm
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Has anyone used piping gel as a cake board covering? I am making a cake of a spitfire plane , but I want to do it flying over the sea. Just wondered if its as effective on a board. HYCH

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Suzies_Sweats-n-Treats Posted 19 Sep 2008 , 8:51pm
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I would coat the board with icing and then cover it with piping gel.

kakeladi Posted 19 Sep 2008 , 10:21pm
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Piping gel can dry out depending on the weather.
I think I agree w/suziessweatsntreats....cover the board w/a thin layer of fondant or b'cream 1st.

Suzies_Sweats-n-Treats Posted 19 Sep 2008 , 10:46pm
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Also by changing the shading of the icing underneath, the piping gel will appear to show more depth and shadows.

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