Fondant Bubbles On Cake

Decorating By khewston Updated 12 Sep 2011 , 5:08am by sweettreat101

khewston Posted 10 Sep 2011 , 1:28am
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I just made my second fondant cake. Just a small 6-inch cake, decorated with a 'winnie the pooh' theme. I have to keep going into the kitchen to look at it. When I went into the kitchen to yet again admire my suprise I found the fondant on the side of the cake had these really large bubbles! Why did this happen?

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shawnteel Posted 10 Sep 2011 , 1:38am
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Im not really sure why but I get them sometimes too. Just take a small needle and poke it and let the air out and the tiny pinhole wont even be noticed.

sweettreat101 Posted 12 Sep 2011 , 5:08am
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Did you frost your cake while it was frozen? Did you let the cake rest before covering with fondant? This is what some people call cake farts. I let my cakes rest after filling, before frosting to let the air and gases escape.

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