Cake Sponge

Decorating By jobbo Updated 18 May 2010 , 9:35pm by prterrell

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jobbo Posted 18 May 2010 , 1:54pm
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how far in advance can i make the sponge for covering with fondant before it starts to go stale

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prterrell Posted 18 May 2010 , 9:35pm
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Sponge cakes should not be used with fondant, they aren't strong enough to support the weight. Butter cakes should be used instead. Once baked and cooled, cake should be covered in frosting or wrapped in plastic wrap, otherwise it will begin to go stale very quickly.

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