How Do I Stop A Whipped Cream( Oreo) Filling From Soakin In?

Decorating By cmbrisson Updated 20 Dec 2009 , 11:05pm by Deb_

cmbrisson Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 5:14pm
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I want to fill a choc cake with a layer of Oreo/whipped cream filling. How do I stop or prevent the whipped cream from soaking in or deflating?
any advice would be helpful
Chrissy

6 replies
niccicola Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 8:55pm
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spread a thin layer of buttercream on the cake the filling sits on and the cake that sits on top of the filling. and refrigerate it.

cakesdivine Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 9:38pm
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Or ganache icon_smile.gif

mom2twogrlz Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 10:15pm
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Also, if you use a non-dairy whipped cream product, like Frosting Pride it will not deflate or soak in. That is what I use for my oreo and cream filling.

Deb_ Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 10:29pm
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If you're making a real whipped cream filling and just tossing in some crushed Oreos, you'll need to "stabilize" the whipping cream with some unflavored gelatin.

Plain whipped cream will break down....ask me how I know this icon_rolleyes.gif

cmbrisson Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 11:01pm
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I am using real whipped cream already whipped it can i add in the gelatin after it is whipped? I have not added the Oreos yet. The cake is for tomorrow do you think the whipped cream will stay together untill then?
how gelatin do you suggest? I have about 3 cups of whipped cream

Deb_ Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 11:05pm
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Here's a link to a good 5 star rated recipe from this site.

http://cakecentral.com/recipes/2387/stabilized-whipped-cream-icing

Based on this recipe you can still add the gelatin to the already whipped cream.


It will definitely hold up in the fridge til tomorrow if you stabilize it.

HTH

edit to add you'll need to first dissolve the gelatin in some water before adding it.

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