Wrinkled Fondant

Decorating By lilsugarbug1985 Updated 16 Apr 2009 , 3:07am by didi5

lilsugarbug1985 Posted 16 Apr 2009 , 1:22am
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i made a wedding cake and the fondant wrinkled on the rolling pin as i was lifting it. i could not get the wrinkles out with anything! it all went well, i just covered it with the fresh flowers i was asked to put on the cake, but i want to avoid this problem in the future to save my sanity!!!

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didi5 Posted 16 Apr 2009 , 3:07am
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when the fondant gets a bit dry and then it is moved, it has the tendency to get wrinkled or looking like elephant skin. Try rubbing some shortening on it to get it moist again. I know its really annoying, it happens to me too. Working fast may also help so the fondant won't crust as much.

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