celebrationcakes3 Posted 17 Feb 2011 , 10:39pm
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A friend of mine ordered a beer cake...i have the idea of making an icebox, with about two beers in it. How do i make ice to fill the icebox? Of course the ice can't melt. thnks for your help.

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cake_architect Posted 17 Feb 2011 , 11:09pm
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hello! have you looked into isomalt? there's quite a few forums on here about it, i'll see if i can't track some down for you =D

cake_architect Posted 17 Feb 2011 , 11:13pm
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here's one actually about making ice out of isomalt:
http://cakecentral.com/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&p=6986518&sid=223eb4a35f45dca53bbfe3a42c150e6e

here's one about where to buy it:
http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-621147-.html&sid=5eba5ce6a042c62406b4229e54990488

and finally, here's one about what to do if you don't have isomalt:
http://cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-645734-.html&sid=8522cf6f0e2de63d823d5fcfff5b9c18

hth! icon_biggrin.gif

cake_architect Posted 17 Feb 2011 , 11:16pm
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oh! and i just noticed if you click the word "isomalt" (highlighted in pink) a link actually opens up about how to use it and where to buy it =D heehee!

celebrationcakes3 Posted 21 Feb 2011 , 5:23pm
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HI Cake-Architect..thanks for your reply...But we don't have Isomalt in our country...I tried using a regular ice cube trays and poured heated sugar in it,..it actually got harden but I have trouble taking the cubes out...any suggestions? thnks

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