Bubbles In Buttercream, Upsidedown Method

Decorating By snazzycakes1 Updated 13 Jun 2015 , 1:48pm by roxylee123

snazzycakes1 Posted 11 Jun 2015 , 5:26pm
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how do I not get air bubbles in my buttercream on the top layer with the upside down method?  after I chill it and sides are perfectly straight, I go to peal away the wax paper on the top and there are little placers where air bubbles were.........  how do I prevent this?  tia

 

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roxylee123 Posted 11 Jun 2015 , 7:09pm
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I read somewhere a while ago to rub trex on the wax paper before spreading the butter cream on it and that is suppose to stop the air bubbles. I tried it the last time I did the upside down method and don't recall getting any bubbles hth.

snazzycakes1 Posted 12 Jun 2015 , 2:41am
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whats trex?

 

omimite Posted 12 Jun 2015 , 3:05am
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I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure it's the equivalent to Crisco. They just have a different name brand overseas. :)

roxylee123 Posted 13 Jun 2015 , 1:48pm
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Sorry Snazzycakes1 I'm in uk,  trex is the same as crisco as far as I am aware.

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