Can Ganache Be Used For My Dam

Decorating By jem2131 Updated 8 Apr 2011 , 6:51pm by Mom_of_one

jem2131 Posted 8 Apr 2011 , 5:17pm
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SO i have to fill my cake with chocolate mousse.. Its actually the Costco mousse recipe i found on here.. So i wanted to know if i would be able to use chocolate ganache as my dam and the fill the cake with the mousse.. I will also be crumb coating my cake with the ganache as well.. is this possible ? Please help.. thanks in advance icon_smile.gif

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divinecc Posted 8 Apr 2011 , 5:28pm
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Sure can!

emiyeric Posted 8 Apr 2011 , 5:49pm
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Absolutely, yes! Just realize it might be more susceptible to warm weather than a dam made from very stiff buttercream.

jem2131 Posted 8 Apr 2011 , 6:28pm
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Thank you guys sooo much !!!! Love cc .. always get answers from you experts icon_smile.gif thanks again

Mom_of_one Posted 8 Apr 2011 , 6:51pm
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Looks like you got your answer. I wanted to share that I worked with Ganache for the first time last week and loved it. I followed Angelfood4's tutorial on her blog:

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