I Need Help With Getting Bc Smooth

Decorating By Bakerof2 Updated 26 May 2013 , 3:46pm by Bakerof2

Bakerof2 Posted 26 May 2013 , 1:34am
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AI tried the viva and it sticks. I've use a classic bc recipe. I don't put shortening in, should I? I get a lot of air bubbles in general. Ahhh so frustrating. Any tips to help and also how thick should fondant be when rolled out? Thank you!

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DeliciousDesserts Posted 26 May 2013 , 1:40am
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AYou'll need a crusting BC to use the Viva method. I use a bench scraper & a bit of water.


Bakerof2 Posted 26 May 2013 , 1:44am
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ACan you link me a yummy recipe? Thanks :)

kazita Posted 26 May 2013 , 2:00am
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ACrusting buttercream recipe


How to smooth buttercream video


Bakerof2 Posted 26 May 2013 , 3:46pm
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AThanks ill give it a try! Also I had to cancel my 2 yr old daughters bday today because she's sick. What do I do with the cake?!! It's a full buttercream with some fondant decoration. Can I leave it in fridge?

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