Whipped Icing On Cupcakes?

Baking By stephilde Updated 25 Apr 2010 , 2:57pm by PJ37

stephilde Posted 25 Apr 2010 , 1:29pm
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Does anyone ever ice cupcakes with whipped cream icing rather than buttercream? I was thinking of doing something different. Is there any reason not to? I was going to do a swirl with the 1M tip. I was going to place fondant decorations on top but if I have to i can place them on top immediately before serving. Will it support a fondant decoration

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yums Posted 25 Apr 2010 , 1:44pm
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I only used the Wilton whipped topping once and had an awful experience. I think if it were just the icing it would have been fine. I tried to do elmo face with the eyes and nose out of fondant and they just slid off. It also melts very quickly after removing from fridge.

PJ37 Posted 25 Apr 2010 , 2:57pm
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I have used Bettercream (just like Pastry Pride) and it works fine!

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