Crusting Buttercream Under Fondant?

Decorating By Rainyvv Updated 3 Feb 2011 , 6:25pm by Rainyvv

Rainyvv Posted 3 Feb 2011 , 5:22pm
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Do any of you use a crusting buttercream under fondant. I imagine it would give a super smooth surface to put the fondant on. But if its not sticky like non crusting buttercream how will the fondant adhere and if you brush it with water wont that give you a ton of air bubbles?

Thanks for the help

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Ambar2 Posted 3 Feb 2011 , 5:45pm
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Thats the only buttercream I use, what I do is brush the fontant with a little with of water and it sticks beautifully

grandmomof1 Posted 3 Feb 2011 , 5:48pm
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I use crusting buttercream and have had no problems.

Rainyvv Posted 3 Feb 2011 , 6:25pm
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thanks! I was just afraid of air bubbles. I'll ty it.

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