Painting A Cake Black With Pme Lustre Spray?

Decorating By Erin3085 Updated 11 May 2011 , 1:34am by cakification

Erin3085 Posted 11 May 2011 , 1:24am
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I'm trying to figure out the best way to make an 8" cake black. I know I can just tint the icing, but I've been looking at the PME lustre sprays and I'm wondering if they would produce a good result? I would like to avoid the purple teeth effect if I could. icon_biggrin.gif I'm going for a nice, deep black. The whole cake needs to be black!

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cakification Posted 11 May 2011 , 1:34am
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I use black virgin ice fondant and it's great. Its BLACK black.
If you do decide to tint the icing, just make sure you start with chocolate/brown icing as it requires a lot less colour. I don't know anything about that luster spray you mentioned, sorry.

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