Painting On Ganache

Decorating By scgriffiths Updated 31 Oct 2008 , 12:50pm by bethola

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scgriffiths Posted 31 Oct 2008 , 12:39pm
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I'm hoping to be able to paint a background picture onto white chocolate ganache next week. Do you think this is possible? What sort of colouring would you paint with?? Thanks!!

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bethola Posted 31 Oct 2008 , 12:50pm
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I've only painted on gumpaste or fondant. I think you probably COULD do it if you used gel colors that aren't watered down. I'd try a practice plaque first. The thing about chocolate is that it has a kind of oily consistency and the colors might bubble up on you. Just need to try it.

When I paint I use gel colors and thin them as needed with water. Don't know that you could do the thinning with the chocolate plaque though. Again, have never done it.


Beth in KY

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