Whipped Bettercreme & Fondant???

Decorating By BabyGSR Updated 31 Jul 2011 , 1:09am by KakeMistress

BabyGSR Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 12:53am
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I love to use Whipped Bettercreme on my cake instead of using Buttercream.

I'm planing to bake a cake with fondant on it. Have anyone tried using whipped bettercreme under the fondant and if it holds?

I know that whipped bettercreme doesn't have to be refrigerator but I'd never tried it with fondant. I know that you would use buttercream for fondant instead.

Also if I don't cover the whole cake with fondant, If I decorate the cake around with fondant will the fondant stick to the whipped bettercreme or will it fall off? Like Alphabet and Letters, Flowers, etc? Thanks.

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KakeMistress Posted 31 Jul 2011 , 1:09am
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it will become sticky and fall off, I tried to put a bettercream tier on top of a fondant teir and the short amount of time the bettercream teir was on my fondant teir the fondant got stick and I had to "dry" it with powder sugar... you cant use bettercream and fondant together or even bettercream and buttercream together, I did that and made drop flowers on the side of my cake and you could see where the buttercream had started to slide down the side of my cake.

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