Kitchen Temps...

Decorating By Pearl70 Updated 26 Mar 2009 , 10:55am by Pearl70

Pearl70 Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 10:59am
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Can you tell me what the ideal Kitchen temp. should be when decorating cakes? I have noticed that at times my icing wants to break down and not at others. I thought it may be my kitchen temp.

any help appriciated,

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ThatsHowTcakesRolls Posted 25 Mar 2009 , 5:08pm
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I think it really depends on what medium you're working with but I prefer to keep my thermostat at around 65 degrees. I know this seems cold but usually I'm working so quickly it feels just right or even a little warm. I like it to be a bit colder while icing a cake specifically because I know the icing isn't going to get droopy on me. I have worked with it at higher temps when not paying attention to the thermostat though so it can vary...

Pearl70 Posted 26 Mar 2009 , 10:55am
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thank you for the advice. I am going to try it when I do my next cake. See if that makes a difference.

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