How Early Can I Fill A Cake Before Serving Day?

Decorating By amberkw Updated 10 Aug 2009 , 12:41am by amberkw

amberkw Posted 6 Aug 2009 , 10:47pm
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I made a strawberry cake, and am filling it with strawberry cheesecake filling. How early can I fill it and dirty ice it ? Can I fill it while its still frozen?

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sugarspice Posted 7 Aug 2009 , 1:58pm
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I am sure it depends on the type of filling-how quick it will absorb. What are you using?? I am wondering this also!

Rylan Posted 7 Aug 2009 , 6:18pm
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I am not familiar with your recipe. Give us some details.

amberkw Posted 8 Aug 2009 , 11:50am
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It is 8 oz strawberry cream cheese, 2 c MWI, 2tsp strawberry flavoring...thats all I remember right now. I went to sleep 4 hours ago & am up to finish 2 cakes for today. Its for today & filled it 2 nights ago. Should I prepare for a gooey mess? At least its a freebie for close family if it is. Oh that would be awful. Now I am scared to cut into it!

notjustcakes Posted 8 Aug 2009 , 1:30pm
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The cake was refrigerated for the last 2 days right? If not, I would not serve it. I would allow the cake to become semi-thawed before torting and filling....Otherwise you might get condensation on the frosting...

amberkw Posted 10 Aug 2009 , 12:41am
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I kept it refridgerated. It was actually very good. Delicious - everyone raved! Next time I will wait and do it the day before. I could tell it started to soak into the cake a little.

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