Is Fortified Fondant The Same As Gum Paste?

Decorating By Julie_S Updated 8 Nov 2013 , 5:59pm by Godot

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Julie_S Posted 8 Nov 2013 , 1:05pm
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I have fondant at home. I also have Wilton's canister of powdered Gum Tex. If I add the gum tex to the fondant is the resulting product the same as gum paste?

 

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Julie

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Norasmom Posted 8 Nov 2013 , 1:45pm
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Similar, it will harden the gum paste the same way as Tylose.

I do this all the time to make gum paste with the same results as a recipe.  It's a slightly different consistency so you have to experiment a bit but it does work.

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Godot Posted 8 Nov 2013 , 5:59pm
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ANo.

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