When To Fill And Dowel A Carved Cake?

Decorating By MrsMabe Updated 6 Aug 2009 , 5:24pm by bashini

MrsMabe Posted 6 Aug 2009 , 5:09pm
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I'm carving a cherry shape out of four layers of cake (torted into 7). It will be around 7 or 8 inches tall, so I'll need to add a board and dowels halfway up.

So my question is when do I do the filling and the boarding/doweling? Before or after carving? This is probably obvious, but it's my first carved cake.

Thanks in advance!

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bashini Posted 6 Aug 2009 , 5:24pm
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Hi there, have you seen Sugarshacks step by step? If not, here it is,

http://sugaredblog.blogspot.com/2009/04/story-of-cherry-hog.html

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