Orange Fondant

Decorating By kickasscakes Updated 10 Nov 2009 , 12:47pm by sherrycanary62

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kickasscakes Posted 9 Nov 2009 , 11:36pm
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Just wondering,

I need to cover a cake with orange fondant. I have a tub of red and yellow, and plan to mix them, but I have heard about the red fading issue...

What can I do, to keep the orange orange?

I need harley davidson orangeicon_smile.gif

TIA

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ceshell Posted 10 Nov 2009 , 7:27am
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The red shouldn't fade much unless it is left out in the light (direct or indirect sunlight). Just keep the fondant/cake in a dark place and it will be fine thumbs_up.gif

ps if you want your orange super vibrant you might even try adding in some orange gel paste to pump up the intensity.

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sherrycanary62 Posted 10 Nov 2009 , 12:47pm
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If it does fade you can pick up a can or two of Wilton's color mist. It comes in Orange and coat the cake for an over all even color

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