In Need Of A Good Fondant Recipe

Baking By fortheloveofsweets Updated 7 Mar 2010 , 1:06pm by AngelaM

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 8:18pm
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hi, i'm making my nephews birthday cake in a few weeks and I really don't want to buy premade fondant. Ive used it before and the taste was just awful. Does anyone have an easy fondant recipe that actually taste good? Thanks!

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tenleysmommy Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 8:40pm
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I have never tried them but alot of people use Marshmallow Fondant and Michele Fosters fondat.Both are in the recipe section,I would give you the links but computer is running really slow today icon_sad.gif

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:09pm
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thanks. i did a little bit of searching and found a marshmallow recipe that a lot of people have said good things about.
now to find a good cake recipe for carving. icon_biggrin.gif

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:11pm
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thanks. i did a little bit of searching and found a marshmallow recipe that a lot of people have said good things about.
now to find a good cake recipe for carving. icon_biggrin.gif

pattycakesnj Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:18pm
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love, love, love MFF. Easy to make, cheap and add some white chocolate chips for a great taste. (I am not a fan of MMF, difficult to work with and a huge sticky mess)

AngelaM Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:27pm
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Michele Foster's Fondant! SO much easier to work with than MMF and it tastes great too. I'll never make MMF again.

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:31pm
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ill check her recipe out. is it easy to make?

pattycakesnj Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:32pm
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yes, very easy

AngelaM Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:33pm
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Very easy. It sounded like a lot of work to me when I first read the directions, but it was actually quite simple. I can't even say enough great things about it.

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:34pm
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and it taste yummy too?

pattycakesnj Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:36pm
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agree with AngelaM, takes very little time and so worth it. In the recipe, it says you can add 6 oz white chocolate chips, I find that 3 oz is more than enough.
I actually made her chocolate fondant for the 1st time this week, and it is just as easy and tasty (i use that as my base for black fondant)

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 9:39pm
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awesome. ill try it. can it easily be colored?

pattycakesnj Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 11:09pm
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yes, but color it when you are mixing the liquid (of course, it you need it 2 or more colors, do it when you are ready to use it) just easier to do when you are mixing the liquid

fortheloveofsweets Posted 21 Feb 2010 , 11:12pm
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thanks, but yeah i need to make about 7 different colors. i guess ill just mix it in by hand when im ready to use it.

Cricketina Posted 7 Mar 2010 , 5:56am
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Where can I get Michelle fosters fondant recipe? thanks

AngelaM Posted 7 Mar 2010 , 1:06pm
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Originally Posted by Cricketina

Where can I get Michelle fosters fondant recipe? thanks




http://cakecentral.com/recipes/7432/michele-fosters-updated-fondant

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