Saturn Cake Pops

Baking By blessedhands Updated 20 Aug 2011 , 4:10pm by JamAndButtercream

blessedhands Posted 20 Aug 2011 , 3:45pm
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Hello Everyone,

I have been asked to create a solar system themed cake pops for a childs birthday party. They want the cake pop to look like Saturn. I will be using white chocolate. My question is as followed:

1. Should I use fondant or modeling chocolate for the saturn ring?
2. How do I get the marbling effect for saturn? Will dusts show up on chocolate for the shading effect?

The above are just my thoughts. I am welcome to other's suggestions.

Any help you can provide would be greatly appreciate. I have attached a picture of saturn.


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JamAndButtercream Posted 20 Aug 2011 , 4:10pm
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I think a solid modelling chocolate or gumpaste ring is better than fondant,
and for the marbling effect I would use edible paints or a little swirled piping gel colours, like they used on Cake Boss for the big solar system cake they made. I think the dusts would show up, seen as its white chocolate.

Hope this helps, Good Luck! thumbs_up.gif

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