Freezing Cake

Decorating By caleyb Updated 11 Oct 2010 , 9:22pm by pmarks0

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caleyb Posted 11 Oct 2010 , 6:53pm
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I am on the other side today. My daughter was married on Saturday - a friend of the groom's mom made the cake - it was lovely. Question is - what is the best way to wrap the top layer for freezing?

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pmarks0 Posted 11 Oct 2010 , 9:22pm
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Congratulations to you and your daughter!

You didn't say if the top was fondant covered or buttercream. If it's fondant, I would just wrap in several layers of foil and put it in a large freezer bag. Fondant may not survive the thaw though. If it's buttercream, I would put it into the freezer unwrapped initially to get hard. Then wrap it in plastic wrap and foil, then the freezer bag. That way the icing won't stick to the wrapping. When they go to defrost it, I'd make sure to unwrap it first so the icing doesn't stick to the plastic wrap.

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