Fondant Show Cake Preservation

Decorating By treetgirl Updated 22 Jun 2011 , 11:20pm by treetgirl

treetgirl Posted 21 Jun 2011 , 10:04pm
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I recently made a gorgeous fondant show cake. I want to preserve it and use it again at other shows. How do I do that? Last time I made a fondant show cake I brought it home and it dried out and looked aged. Thoughts for me? Thanks!

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leah_s Posted 22 Jun 2011 , 2:11pm
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Honestly I don't do anything to preserve mine. I've had some for years. They may get a wee bit more ivory , but that's fine.

Chellescakes Posted 22 Jun 2011 , 2:16pm
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I just stick mine in a cardboard box , so it doesn't get dusty and add some silica gel packets to absorb moisture, I live near the beach so it is quite humid here. I have had some cakes for years and I find they keep great.

baileysdaddy Posted 22 Jun 2011 , 2:17pm
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real cakes or dummy cakes?

treetgirl Posted 22 Jun 2011 , 11:19pm
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These are cake dummies.

treetgirl Posted 22 Jun 2011 , 11:20pm
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These are cake dummies.

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