Fondant Bananas

Decorating By newathis Updated 18 Feb 2009 , 11:01pm by KrissieCakes

newathis Posted 18 Feb 2009 , 7:31pm
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Ok, so i have to put some bananas on a cake friday, and i was just going to pipe them, mostly because i am very new to fondant, only worked with it once, but i think it would look so much better with 3D ones made with fondant, like the pics of some on the cakes on here........but i have no idea where to start, anyone have a easy way to make them or explain them??

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KimAZ Posted 18 Feb 2009 , 10:01pm
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Super simple! Just roll a log of yellow fondant to the size you'd like the banana to be. Bend each end slightly inward to make a curve. Then paint brown food coloring on one end and paint little random stripes on each banana to make the peel.

If you want it to look like a peeled banana, roll a log of a pale yellow fondant for the banana itself. Then wrap a log of yellow fondant around it and slice down 2 or 3 strips to make the peel look like it's opened. Hope that makes sense.

KimAZ

newathis Posted 18 Feb 2009 , 10:43pm
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I think i a gonna try it tomorrow, thanks so much for replying i really appreciate it !! They should be good to go with a overnite drying right??

KrissieCakes Posted 18 Feb 2009 , 11:01pm
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It's even easier to use food coloring markers for the brown! icon_smile.gif

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