Wilton Buttercream

Decorating By sheenaevans Updated 15 Jul 2009 , 6:18pm by icer101

sheenaevans Posted 15 Jul 2009 , 3:28pm
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I've been reading up on how to smooth out buttercream icing on cakes. And a lot of instructions say to be sure you're using crusting buttercream icing.

Does anyone know if Wilton's recipe for BC icing crusts?

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Mylittleflutterby Posted 15 Jul 2009 , 3:40pm
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If you are talking about the Wilton recipe that you use for the classes then yes it does crust. I just finished a class and found it pretty easy to work with and it smooths nicely with parchment paper after you let it sit for about 10-15 min or longer

sheenaevans Posted 15 Jul 2009 , 4:15pm
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I didn't do any of the classes yet, i just found it on the wilton webiste... I guess it's the same

JanH Posted 15 Jul 2009 , 5:59pm
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Hi and Welcome to CC, sheenaevans. icon_smile.gif

Decoding CC acronyms:

http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-2926-.html

Everything you need to know to make, decorate and assemble tiered/stacked/layer cakes:

http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-605188-.html

HTH

msulli10 Posted 15 Jul 2009 , 6:10pm
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Wilton's buttercream (all shortening) definitely crusts.

icer101 Posted 15 Jul 2009 , 6:18pm
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wiltons b/c with the shortening and butter and i use whipping cream instead of milk or water is delicious and crusts great. yes, the class recipe with the shortening only crust also.. i don,t us meringue powder in the one with the butter and crisco.. and it crust great..and delicious..

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