Rainbow Made From Licorice

Decorating By karengary1991 Updated 10 Sep 2011 , 3:10pm by theresaf

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karengary1991 Posted 10 Sep 2011 , 1:36pm
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I need help with some ideas on how to make licorice stay in the shape of a rainbow. Thanks for the help.

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bakerliz Posted 10 Sep 2011 , 2:39pm
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Run wire through the center?

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theresaf Posted 10 Sep 2011 , 3:10pm
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I had difficulty too when I wanted to use red thin licorice for hair! In fact I didn't wind up using it in a 3d version, except for bangs but had more luck when I did it on a cut up sheet cake made into a girl. For a rainbow would u consider backing it with a gum paste or fondant cutout so that u could use royal icing to stick the icing to the "board" and then when dry it should stay. Good luck!

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