July Outdoor Wedding

Decorating By MarlaQuack Updated 14 Apr 2011 , 2:07pm by MarlaQuack

MarlaQuack Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 2:32pm
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Any suggestions for creating a cake that will hold up in heat? The cake will be under a park shelter. The bride would prefer buttercream, but will take fondant if she must.

Thanks Marla

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indydebi Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 3:11pm
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Claire138 Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 3:21pm
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Indydedbi, I can't get powdered dream whip where I live - can I substitute it with anything?

indydebi Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 3:24pm
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dream whip is a powdered whipped topping. the brand doesn't matter (although I've not used anything else). It can be ordered thru amazon.com.

Claire138 Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 3:30pm
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Thanks, I just checked amazon but they don't ship perishables overseas (I'm in France), plus, the shipping would be too expensive anyway. Can I use whip cream?

indydebi Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 3:37pm
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I'm not sure .... the dream whip is added in its powdered form.

You might give Sugarshack's recipe a try. Many many Cc'ers use that with excellent crusting results.

Claire138 Posted 13 Apr 2011 , 3:40pm
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Ok, I'll look for it.
Many thanks.

MarlaQuack Posted 14 Apr 2011 , 2:07pm
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Thank you hugely!

Marla

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