Fondant Rolling Pin

Decorating By brattypapita Updated 17 Apr 2010 , 6:56pm by Mug-a-Bug

brattypapita Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 1:37am
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Hi! I'm new to decorating with fondant (mostly because I don't like the taste) and I was wondering what the difference was between a fondant rolling pin and a regular rolling pin. Can you only use a fondant rolling pin on fondant? Can I use regular pin instead?
Thanks so much!

6 replies
karateka Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 5:55am
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I use both a wooden rolling pin without handles and a silicone rolling pin with handles. Both work just fine. I don't think there's any rules.

mamawrobin Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 5:58am
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You can use either. It's just that the fondant rolling pins are usually longer than a regular rolling pin.

ninatat Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 10:21pm
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don't forget to use a coupon you can get the large one for about 10 dollars

dsilvest Posted 16 Apr 2010 , 10:51pm
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You can also use a stainless steel one. Mine is great. It weighs about 5lbs and it rolls the fondant not me.

brattypapita Posted 17 Apr 2010 , 1:16am
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Thanks for your help! I was so confused. You guys are the best!

Mug-a-Bug Posted 17 Apr 2010 , 6:56pm
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I recommend getting one with handles, any rolling pin with handles. Preferably the longest one you can find. The Bakers Kitchen dot com sells long wooden ones with handles for fairly cheap.

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