Pearl Dragees

Decorating By juleeab Updated 27 Jan 2010 , 9:21pm by ZoesMum

juleeab Posted 27 Jan 2010 , 6:45pm
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I am making a wedding cake in a couple of weeks and I was wondering how I can attach pearl dragees to the side of my fondant covered cake. For fondant decorations I usually use tylose with water but don't know if this will be strong enough to hold. I thought about royal icing but would rather not risk putting to much on and have my pearl just sink in the royal icing. I want the pearls to stay on during a curvy 3 mile travel. Anyone with ideas or suggestions???

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dchockeyguy Posted 27 Jan 2010 , 6:57pm
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RI will be fine if you just use a tad. IT doesn't take much to get it to stick to the cake. But I also believe the edible glue you mention should work as well.

ZoesMum Posted 27 Jan 2010 , 9:21pm
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See this thread for some other ideas on placing dragees...

http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-666076-.html

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