In Search For The Best Crumbcoat Buttercream Recipe!!

Baking By tuamor1628 Updated 1 Aug 2010 , 3:44pm by cutthecake

tuamor1628 Posted 1 Aug 2010 , 1:31am
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Does anyone have a good crumbcoat buttercream recipe? Something to go well with fondant?

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erincc Posted 1 Aug 2010 , 2:45pm
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I prefer IMBC under fondant. I use either the recipe "Kaye's Buttercream" from the Whimsical Bakehouse cookbook, or the "Moussaline Buttercream" recipe from The Cake Bible. I'm sure there are some good meringue-based BC recipes here in the recipe section, too.

PTBUGZY1 Posted 1 Aug 2010 , 3:19pm
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I have tried many buttercreams and love Sugershacks buttercream the best. Taste and performance are great. I think it's personal preference thou, try a few and see what you like.

3LittleBeesCookies Posted 1 Aug 2010 , 3:41pm
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Lots of CCers swear by Indydebi's BC. Maybe give that one a try. icon_smile.gif

cutthecake Posted 1 Aug 2010 , 3:44pm
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I would not recommend Whimsical Bakehouse House Buttercream. Although it's my very favorite icing for taste, I think it remains too slippery for crumbcoating, especially if using under fondant.

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