What Is Sugar Paste?

Decorating By princesscatt Updated 24 May 2010 , 3:41am by BlakesCakes

princesscatt Posted 23 May 2010 , 9:20pm
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I finally figured out the differences between fondant and gumpaste and now I see Silk and Sugar paste? What is the difference and which is better for what designs?

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Kimmers971 Posted 24 May 2010 , 12:16am
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I believe it's the UK/European word for fondant. I've seen it in a number of publications from Europe.

BlakesCakes Posted 24 May 2010 , 3:41am
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Sugarpaste= fondant

Flowerpaste=gum paste

Silk paste, Platinum paste=special blend of sort of a gum paste that can be rolled super, super thin and often remains flexible longer.


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