Syrup To Moisten The Cakes

Decorating By pinkcupcake512 Updated 3 Feb 2010 , 6:08am by LaBellaFlor

pinkcupcake512 Posted 1 Feb 2010 , 6:11pm
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Hello!

I'm new at cake baking and decorating,and I would like to know, what's in the syrup some people use to moisten the cakes with..what is it made out of? icon_confused.gif
thank you!

6 replies
Mike1394 Posted 1 Feb 2010 , 6:13pm
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1-1 sugar, water

pinkcupcake512 Posted 1 Feb 2010 , 6:18pm
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Thank you Mike!

I apprecite it.. icon_biggrin.gif

cookiedecorator Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 5:45am
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How do you apply it to the cake? Pastry brush? Spray bottle?

mamawrobin Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 5:57am
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I use a pastry brush.

Jeep_girl816 Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 6:06am
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When I use syrup I use a silicone basting brush, works good and is super easy to clean (syrup can make an unholy mess!)

LaBellaFlor Posted 3 Feb 2010 , 6:08am
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I use a medicinal syringe. And I don't use it on all cakes either. None for my chocolate, coconut, banana, carrot, red velvet. Ah you get what I mean. My denser cakes don't ever need it, so see if your cake even needs it before you use it. icon_smile.gif

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