White Writing On Cakes

Decorating By nadines cakes Updated 4 Apr 2013 , 4:26pm by tarttokig

nadines cakes Posted 3 Apr 2013 , 9:12pm
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hi i am going to be making a cake for my sister in laws 60th bday and i am doing a vodke bottle like smirnoff. is there anything i could use to do white writing apart from piping royal icing. i want to do the main picture in red and white and i know i can paint the red for majority of it but what about the white writing. can i mix white lustre dust with alcohol and use that?

any help appreciated

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tarttokig Posted 4 Apr 2013 , 4:26pm
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You can buy white food coloring and write with that or you can mix white luster dust with alcohol. It is possible that if you write on a dark color that it shines through the white though... Maybe you should try it first on a piece of fondant in the right color to see how it works out?

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