Please Help With Tylose/cmc

Decorating By conchita Updated 30 Oct 2010 , 1:56am by conchita

conchita Posted 29 Oct 2010 , 5:25pm
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I would like to know if CMC powder is the same as Tylose? what is the diference? I was told CMC was more expensive than Tylose I though they were the same thing until now.
and what is Dyocel? do they work the same?

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BlakesCakes Posted 29 Oct 2010 , 9:30pm
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CMC & Tylose are the same thing. Tylose is just a trade name.

Dyocel(l) looks like a product from a New Zealand producer that may result in something similar, but it's not readily available in the US. I'm not fond of the instructions for using it:
"Mix one teaspoon of Dyocell into 100gram fondant until dry and brittle. Dip into water, work through and repeat until desired texture."

Reads like a mess and a lot of trouble to me. With CMC/Tylose, you just knead it in and go.


conchita Posted 30 Oct 2010 , 1:56am
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BlakesCakes thank you so mcuh thumbs_up.gif

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