Is Strawberry Sleeve Filling The Same As Grocery Glaze?

Decorating By mariak Updated 19 Jun 2009 , 11:22am by beachcakes

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mariak Posted 18 Jun 2009 , 11:42pm
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I was just wondering if the strawberry sleeve filling that you buy at the cake store is the same thing as the strawberry glaze tht you see at the grocery store for shortcakes? [/list]

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playingwithsugar Posted 19 Jun 2009 , 12:59am
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They're probably made from the same ingredients, but the stuff in the sleeve is thicker, to be used as a filling. The grocery store stuff is thinner, to be used as a glaze or drizzle on shortcakes.

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icer101 Posted 19 Jun 2009 , 1:03am
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the strawberry sleeve is thicker , richer, and great tasting..

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jaybug Posted 19 Jun 2009 , 1:09am
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Where do you buy the strawberry sleeve?

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playingwithsugar Posted 19 Jun 2009 , 1:12am
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If you don't have an independent cake supply store near you, you can order it online. Global Sugar Art carries it.

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beachcakes Posted 19 Jun 2009 , 11:22am
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There are two strawberry sleeves - one is the glaze, one is thicker with pureed strawberry in it. I accidentally ordered the wrong one once. icon_sad.gif

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