Xiony Posted 3 Jul 2012 , 12:50am
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Hi Everyone!
This is my first post. I need recommendations as to the best Mat and rolling pin for fondant.
I currently have the Wilton mat and fondant roller and hate them both. The mat is cheap quality, edges curl and moves all over the place. The rolling pin I don't have so much an issue with except I prefer one with the handles on the side so it is not slippery when my hands have been coated in shortening before kneading the fondant. Any suggestions??

Thanks!

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TaraLynRRT Posted 3 Jul 2012 , 1:08am
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I also bought the Wilton fondant mat and roller. I like the roller but I hated the mat. I bought a silicone mat (Ateco) and have no problems rolling my fondant out on that. Silicone mats will cost you more than the Wilton but it's worth the extra moneyicon_smile.gif

Addictive_desserts Posted 3 Jul 2012 , 2:01am
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Try "the mat" I love it. I only use one under and not the other, the top one I found useless so I went halves with my friend!

bbsmom Posted 3 Jul 2012 , 3:31am
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Welcome! I also used "the Mat" (just google). I had read about it on this site, did the research and for this amateur it has helped me a great deal.

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