Fondant Over Ganache

Decorating By Flintstone691961 Updated 11 Feb 2009 , 4:44pm by Flintstone691961

Flintstone691961 Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 2:36pm
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can you put fondant over whipped ganache. I iced a cake with whipped chocolate ganach. i then covered with Red Satin ice and when i got up the next morinig the fondant had slide off of the cake and seemed to dissolve. never tried ganache before.....any suggestions

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Toptier Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 4:07pm
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No, you can't put fondant on whipped ganache. It has to be a firmer ganache, similar in texture to a chocolate truffle. I use a proportion of 16 oz. choc to 8 oz cream for my ganache. It sets up quite hard and gives you super sharp edges on your fondant.


Flintstone691961 Posted 11 Feb 2009 , 4:44pm
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Lesson learned, thanks for the response, It tasted good

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