What Wire Is Safe For Cake?

Decorating By tideeboo_larkilou Updated 4 Aug 2009 , 10:28pm by cylstrial

tideeboo_larkilou Posted 4 Aug 2009 , 9:12pm
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I have seen, like on Ace of Cakes, etc. how they use all of those wires sticking out of the cakes to hold things up, what is that? I wanted to make a butterfly cake for my little girl's second birthday; but I won't want to make anyone sick, HA! Can anyone advise?

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bashini Posted 4 Aug 2009 , 9:22pm
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Hi, sticking wires straight into the cake is not food safe. I don't know why some do that. I never insert wires like that. Always use a posypick/flowerpick. icon_smile.gif

cylstrial Posted 4 Aug 2009 , 10:28pm
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I know that you can take the wire and dip the end that will get inserted into the cake in white chocolate. That will make it food safe! I found that out from Sugarshack.

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