Will Unopened Premade Gumpaste Be Ruined By Hot Weather?

Decorating By ltrain89 Updated 18 Jul 2013 , 12:47am by icer101

ltrain89 Posted 18 Jul 2013 , 12:35am
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AMy boss buys satin ice pre made gumpaste. She also doesn't have ac...so the bakery gets to be as high as 100 degrees at times...yea, I make most of the cakes in the walk-in :(

But I need to make a gumpaste stiletto for next week. I tried starting it at work and it was literally melting in my hands. So I took it home to do where its 70 degrees and still just melting in my hands. So I went out n bought wilton gumpaste to finish the job and had great results.

So is it possible that the unopened tub of satin ice brand gumpaste was destroyed from being in a store that ranges from 80-100 degrees? Or is satin ice just a very difficult brand to work with?

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icer101 Posted 18 Jul 2013 , 12:47am
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I can always work with premade wilton over satin ice. It is always too soft for me to use. I work in air condition home.

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