Fondant Covered Whipped Cream Cake?

Decorating By katie Updated 17 Apr 2005 , 5:44pm by cupcakequeen

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katie Posted 17 Apr 2005 , 12:06pm
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Can you cover a whipped cream cake with fondant? If so, what is the best way to do it?

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peg818 Posted 17 Apr 2005 , 5:38pm
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I maybe wrong, but i would guess no. I think the weight of the fondant will squish the whipped cream and make a hugh mess. Now i suppose you could fill the cake with whipped cream, but that may get squishy on you too.

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cupcakequeen Posted 17 Apr 2005 , 5:44pm
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Whipped cream is not stable enough to hold up the fondant. Peg818, you're right, the fondant would just squish it.
I suppose of you wanted to fill your cake with whipped cream, you could make sure you have a thick dam (i.e. stiff Buttercream) so it won't squish out while rolling the fondant on.
Hope that helps you Katie.

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