HajraK Posted 3 Apr 2013 , 10:19pm
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Hey all,

 

I have been searching for an answer all over the forum for this question but haven't found a decent answer:

 

Is it possible to stencil buttercream over a ganache covered cake after the ganache has thoroughly cooled/dried?

 

I am planning to make a simple two-layer 9" round cake covered in ganache. I dont want to just do a simple powdered sugar stencil -its for a nice, dressy pre-wedding occassion so I want to make it look classy. 

 

I thought of stenciling with maybe lustre dust, but that may require a LOT of dust.

 

Any suggestions?

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kazita Posted 3 Apr 2013 , 10:34pm
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Am.youtube.com/#/watch?v=URr0z9GMbk0&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DURr0z9GMbk0

This is buttercream on buttercream not sure if it would work if you tried putting buttercream on the ganache.

HajraK Posted 4 Apr 2013 , 1:05am
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I guess I will just have to test it on some ganache on parchment paper or something like that. In my mind, it should work if I let it get hard enough, as with a crusting buttercream, but I guess there is only one way to find out! Thanks for the video though.

auntginn Posted 4 Apr 2013 , 3:24am
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Here is a thread you might be interested in.   We were talking about something similar.  HTH

http://cakecentral.com/t/756306/embossing-on-chocolate-how

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