Piping Gel Question

Decorating By SandiOh Updated 25 Sep 2009 , 10:15pm by SandiOh

SandiOh Posted 25 Sep 2009 , 9:13pm
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I am using piping gel for a moat around a castle cake tomorrow. I've covered my board in fondant and have the moat area ready, should I put on the piping gel today or wait til tomorrow? does the piping gel set? Is it hard to tint piping gel? TIA

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FlourPots Posted 25 Sep 2009 , 9:18pm
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I would wait until tomorrow...it does set completely (you won't have any runny liquid)...and it's extremely easy to color.

Kiddiekakes Posted 25 Sep 2009 , 9:18pm
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After a day or do the gel will set and become rubbery so I would put it on tomorrow just before you deliver/take the cake.It is very easy to tint but you need very little..Like a pin prick

SandiOh Posted 25 Sep 2009 , 10:15pm
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thanks guys, I thought after I wrote the question I should probably wait until after I put my cakes on the board so I don't mess it up. Thanks again!

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