Melting Mmf To Make Poured Fondant For Petit Fours?

Baking By wannabe_cake_maker Updated 10 Jun 2011 , 1:45am by Marianna46

wannabe_cake_maker Posted 9 Jun 2011 , 5:01pm
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Does it work out if I melt my MMF to make pured fondant for petit fours. Can I maybe just add a little more corn syrup or something or do I have to use a poured fondant recipe?

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Texas_Rose Posted 9 Jun 2011 , 5:05pm
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I've tried it before and it doesn't work.

Marianna46 Posted 9 Jun 2011 , 5:11pm
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Poured fondant is a totally different recipe than rolled fondant, but there are some good poured fondant recipes here in the recipe section.

CWR41 Posted 9 Jun 2011 , 6:46pm
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Marianna46 Posted 9 Jun 2011 , 10:12pm
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Yes, as I've said before, CWR41, that mahalo video is one of my favorites! It makes me believe I might actually be able to make traditional petit-fours someday!

FromScratchSF Posted 9 Jun 2011 , 11:41pm
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i agree totally different recipe. it's actually a lot trickier to make then you'd think.

i've tried to make the mahalo recipe several times and it does not come out. i suggest Martha Stewart's petit four icing.

jen

Marianna46 Posted 10 Jun 2011 , 1:45am
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Actually, I've never been able to find the mahalo recipe with the video - I was talking more about the technique, but thanks FromScratchSF for the tip about the Martha Stewart recipe.

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