Gel Like Recipe For Molds????

Decorating By glow Updated 13 Jan 2014 , 11:16pm by maybenot

glow Posted 13 Jan 2014 , 1:40pm
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Looking for a recipe to make a gel like substance to put in my mold.   Doesn't have to taste good - not going to eat the cake (for display).

 

Basically wanted the gel so that it will be flexible (rather large mold).

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MyFairDiva Posted 13 Jan 2014 , 3:22pm
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AI am trying to understand what you mean by molds, do you mean one of those molds for fondant details to add on your cake? Like the silicon ones? Or a mold for a full size cake, like a Bundt for example?

Why does it have to be flexible if it's for display? Won't a carved Styrofoam dummy do? - or is it a novelty cake kind of mold? Plaster won't do?

glow Posted 13 Jan 2014 , 5:37pm
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I have a large silicone mold I would like to put on a dummy cake.  I find the gumpaste is not something I want to work with for this mold.

cakealicious7 Posted 13 Jan 2014 , 5:54pm
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AWhat about piping gel? I think I've seen on cake boss where he used it to fill a mould but I'm not sure, so correct me if I'm wrong.

cakealicious7 Posted 13 Jan 2014 , 5:59pm
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ASorry just realised it was isomalt he used. I googled it and came up with someone who used gelantine to fill some moulds, maybe you could try that?

maybenot Posted 13 Jan 2014 , 11:16pm
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Homemade gummy [bear] mixture:

 

http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Gummy-Bears

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