Will Fondent Work With Store Bought Frosting?

Decorating By kyrah2857 Updated 10 Jan 2010 , 4:47pm by artscallion

kyrah2857 Posted 10 Jan 2010 , 4:37pm
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I am going to frost my sons cake with store bought frosting. Will fondent still stick or work with the store bought frosting?

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mcdonald Posted 10 Jan 2010 , 4:40pm
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Depending on how big of a cake you are doing....

I would think if you are doing an 8 or 10 inch.. you should be fine. The store bought icing is pretty soft from what I remember. You need a somewhat stiff icing to hold up under fondant.

artscallion Posted 10 Jan 2010 , 4:47pm
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Are you talking about a tub of Wilton buttercream...or a can of Duncan Hines?

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