Need Help Picking A Frosting

Decorating By Butterfly325 Updated 11 Nov 2009 , 2:52am by Butterfly325

Butterfly325 Posted 11 Nov 2009 , 2:08am
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Im making a cake for next sat and they want a white cake with whipped cream and strawberries as the filling, but the whole cake will be covered with fondant. I dont think whipped cream will hold up under fondant, so what other frosting can I use that will go with whipped cream? Will plain buttercream taste ok? I want something light, but not something that will melt and make the fondant sag. Help please icon_smile.gif

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msulli10 Posted 11 Nov 2009 , 2:23am
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Probably IMBC or SMBC would be lighter tasting than regular buttercream. I think it will hold up under fondant.

TitiaM Posted 11 Nov 2009 , 2:25am
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Plain Buttercream would be fine, or white chocolate ganache. Just make sure you have a good dam so the whipped cream doesn't come out.

Butterfly325 Posted 11 Nov 2009 , 2:52am
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thanks! icon_smile.gif

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