Difference Between These?

Decorating By mishlove Updated 13 Jul 2009 , 12:59am by xstitcher

mishlove Posted 10 Jul 2009 , 4:58pm
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I was wanting to find out what is the difference on taste between meringue buttercream and regular buttecream? Is it really hard to make the meringue buttercream?

Thank you
Mish

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kakeladi Posted 11 Jul 2009 , 7:42pm
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Meringue b'creams taste like eating a stick of butter icon_sad.gif Not my cup of tea.
'Regular" b'cream is sweet and can be flavored in different ways to harmonize with the cake flavor. Many people think it is too sweet.......but that is what it is suppose to be - a sweet topping to sweet dessert - cake!

xstitcher Posted 13 Jul 2009 , 12:59am
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Meringue's aren't everyone's cup of tea but then again neither is regular buttercream. Meringue I find to have a lighter and not as sweet texture. It's not very hard to make. Here's the video I watched before I tried making SMBC for the first time. My family loved it btw. Hope that helps.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBBoRMWcfNc&feature=related

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