How Much Fondant?

Decorating By Bella-cakes Updated 23 Aug 2009 , 12:58am by Bella-cakes

Bella-cakes Posted 21 Aug 2009 , 6:10pm
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Hi! I am using Satin Ice fondant for the first time and I was wondering if 2lbs was enough to cover a 6in and 10in round double layer cakes..Please help!! Thanks so much!!!

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ibmoser Posted 21 Aug 2009 , 7:14pm
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Global has a very good chart for Satin Ice - check out

http://www.globalsugarart.com/?id=24

They are recommending 18 oz for your 6" and 36 oz for your 10", or almost 3 1/2 pounds. You will probably have a little left over, but you need to roll out a slightly larger circle than you need to start and trim once the cake is covered.

Bella-cakes Posted 21 Aug 2009 , 8:19pm
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Thanks so much! I guess I have to get more..

Bella-cakes Posted 23 Aug 2009 , 12:58am
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I made the cake today and had just enough to cover both cakes and the board..I had bought an extra 2lbs, but I didn't need it, oh well I'll just save it for next time, Thanks so much again...

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