Fondant Too Sticky...please Help!

Decorating By mandyk Updated 30 Sep 2009 , 4:47pm by Rylan

mandyk Posted 30 Sep 2009 , 3:00am
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I am making fondant roses for a wedding cake this weekend and the fondant is too sticky and won't ruffle (when using thin shaping foam). I am using Satin Ice fondant for the first time. I have always used Wilton in the past. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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kitcae Posted 30 Sep 2009 , 4:31pm
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Dust cornstarch on your work surface-(like flour & bread dough).Should help. If it gets to dry rub some shortening on.

Rylan Posted 30 Sep 2009 , 4:47pm
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It's best to use gumpaste, 50/50, or fondant with tylose added when making fondant--that way you can ruffle it thinner.

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