Sky Blue Frosting Under White Fondant?

Decorating By sillyjodes Updated 27 Oct 2008 , 4:16pm by sillyjodes

sillyjodes Posted 27 Oct 2008 , 5:25am
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Hey, can I use a blue frosting under MMF? I'm afraid the color will bleed through. Has anyone tried it?
Thanks,
Jodie

4 replies
oilili Posted 27 Oct 2008 , 12:35pm
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Generally speaking, if you use dark colours under white fondant, it will see through. Your cake won't come out that white-looking.
But this is in my experience and I am no expert.
I roll out my fondant quite thin, so that's perhaps why.

kakeladi Posted 27 Oct 2008 , 1:20pm
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Sky blue isn't a dk coloricon_smile.gif There should be no problem.
Roll the fondant about 1/4" thick - that's the thickness of an ordinary cake circle.

ginnybug Posted 27 Oct 2008 , 1:46pm
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I had some left over blue buttercream after I made my Beatles cake (see my pics) and used it on my first fondant cake (pics) and had absolutely no problem with it showing through.

sillyjodes Posted 27 Oct 2008 , 4:16pm
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Thanks!, I'll give it a try.

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