Anyone Help With Making Fondant Cake Shiny

Decorating By cshelz Updated 20 Jan 2010 , 8:01pm by saycheese

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cshelz Posted 20 Jan 2010 , 7:45pm
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I am looking for something to make my fondant shine. It is for a ckae on Sat and it just looks blahhhh. Any help?

Thanks

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jewels710 Posted 20 Jan 2010 , 7:59pm
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Use a steamer if you have one.
Like a steamer for your clothes.
I have one just for fondant, actually someone gota lil travel size one for me as a gift and I never had a use for it...until FONDANT! lol

The steam will make the fondant shiny. Don't over steam it or the fondant will run.

Good Luck!

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saycheese Posted 20 Jan 2010 , 8:01pm
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I've read some people brush theirs with water...some use something called "varnish" but I don't know the recipe...
I've used water on black fondant and didn't like the outcome.

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