My Colored Fondant Falls Apart!

Decorating By SUUMEME Updated 19 Mar 2009 , 9:01pm by KoryAK

SUUMEME Posted 19 Mar 2009 , 8:32pm
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Am I missing something here? I use Satin Ice fondant, when I try to color it w/ wilton gels it changes the texture to the point it is gooey and limp. I need bold colors by the way so it takes a lot of gel. How do you get fondant to have deep bold colors and not loose its "fondantness"???

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KoryAK Posted 19 Mar 2009 , 9:01pm
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If you add a lot of liquid, then it most definitely will change the texture. You can change it back by adding in more powdered sugar (or doing it as you go). Also fondant can get overworked and may need to rest several hours or overnight. Satin Ice also sells about 7 very vibrant pre-mixed colors icon_smile.gif

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