sianpa22 Posted 22 Mar 2012 , 7:47pm
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i'm pretty sure someone has already asked this question but i have looked almost everywhere in the forum & didn't find an answer.

can i cover my cake with fondant if i crumb-coat it with swiss meringue buttercream OR italian meringue??

THANKS!

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Mothersuperior Posted 22 Mar 2012 , 7:59pm
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Swiss Meringue works best. Good luck.

sianpa22 Posted 23 Mar 2012 , 5:38pm
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thank you, you're the only person to respond! icon_smile.gif

lrlt2000 Posted 23 Mar 2012 , 6:01pm
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I need this question answered too! I usually fill with IMBC and coat with ganache, but this time, I'm just crumb coating in IMBC!

My spin on this question is: I have a crumb coat of IMBC and the tiers are currently in the fridge. For how long do they need to sit out before covering in fondant!? I have a 12" round, a 9" round and a 6" round (each about 3-4 inches).

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