Can You Use Fondant In Candy Molds?

Decorating By ranbel Updated 7 Jun 2010 , 1:35am by ranbel

ranbel Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 12:45am
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If so, do you let it harden before removing from the mold? I am needing some animal shapes for a zoo/safari cake and I though this would be an easy way to achieve it.

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BlakesCakes Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 12:50am
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Sure. Mold them (I usually dust the mold lightly w/ cornstarch) and remove right away. Allow to dry on a flat surface where air can circulate--like a sheet of fun foam or soft foam cushion.

Rae

madgeowens Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 1:10am
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yep,dust with corn starch

dsilvest Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 1:15am
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Depending how firm your fondant is you may have to refrigerate or feeze the tray to make it easier for the animals to come out without distorting their shape.

ranbel Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 1:35am
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Just did it and it worked great. Thanks so much to all of you.

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