Sugar Free Buttercream?

Baking By nielsen4897 Updated 18 May 2010 , 11:43pm by KayMc

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nielsen4897 Posted 17 May 2010 , 10:27pm
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I have to make a wedding cake for a bride who is very diabetic. Does anyone have a recipe for low-sugar/no sugar buttercream and cake?

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LilaLoa Posted 17 May 2010 , 10:30pm
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Its not buttercream, but you could use whip whipping cream and sugar free pudding together for the icing. But the cake.....I have no idea!

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kake4me2 Posted 17 May 2010 , 10:48pm
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Is she set on a cake.....cupcakes are huge right now...maybe you could mimic the cupcakes thinh by doing sugar free mousse in sugar free chocolate cups? Do them up on a tiered display stand?
I really haven't found a good sugar free cake recipe I like and I have been looking (my bro is diabetic).

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Josie_girl Posted 17 May 2010 , 10:54pm
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I have had good luck with using Splenda in cakes. I usually replace most of the sugar with Splenda. As far as the buttercream goes, I have no idea.

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KayMc Posted 18 May 2010 , 11:43pm
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If you do the cupcake thing, her cupcake could have whipped cream with splenda on the top instead of frosting. I make that whipped cream with Splenda all the time, and it's great.

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