Oozing Filling

Decorating By LaDulceVida Updated 28 Jun 2011 , 9:15pm by LisaPeps

LaDulceVida Posted 28 Jun 2011 , 8:56pm
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I made (2) cakes, and after I covered them in fondant, they got a bulge on the side from the icing inside (I am assuming). What am I doing worng???? HELP! icon_cry.gif

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mena2002 Posted 28 Jun 2011 , 9:09pm
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What kind of filling are you using? If your filling is too runny you may need to use a stiff buttercream dam to prevent the filling from oozing out.

LisaPeps Posted 28 Jun 2011 , 9:15pm
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You need to pipe a dam around your cake to stop the filling oozing out, then you need to let it settle. Leah_s has a system where she places a tile on top of the cake so that the any icing which wants to bulge, bulges before you buttercream/fondant them. I can't find the thread with the instructions on them, maybe someone has it saved?

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