Sugar Free Help!!

Baking By Pattycakes80 Updated 29 Oct 2011 , 9:16am by JanH

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Pattycakes80 Posted 28 Oct 2011 , 10:52pm
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Hi all,

I have just had a request come in for a childs 1st birthday cake. There is a slight problem as the mother wants the cake as "sugar free as possible" and also for the frosting to be sugar free. She has requested a cake that is maybe Vanilla with some fruit in it. And the frosting to be cream cheese.

I have only been cake decorating for 10 months and the only orders I ever get are for my well known white and dark choc mud cake, so this is totally out of my area.

Can I make just a regular vanilla cake and put some cherries in it for a bit of fruit??

ALso, how do I make sugar free cream cheese frosting? All the recipes I have googled have 2 or 3 cups of icing sugar in them also. The frosting needs to be coloured green for grass and completely cover the cake.

Thank you all so much icon_biggrin.gif

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MCurry Posted 28 Oct 2011 , 11:18pm
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For the cream cheese icing there a few online if you google sugar free cream cheese frosting. All recipes which is one of my favorite sites has one. I put it below.

I would make the cake, add a frosting, then add a layer of fresh fruit (or is she saying she actually wants fruit baked into the cake?), then more cake, etc. If I were going to add fruit to an already established batter, I would add dried fruit not fresh.

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Pattycakes80 Posted 29 Oct 2011 , 7:43am
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Thank you so muchicon_smile.gif

IS that recipe ok to color??

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JanH Posted 29 Oct 2011 , 9:16am
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Healthy cake recipes:
(Healthy being a relative term.) icon_lol.gif


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