Does Anyone Use Whipped Ganache As Their Primary Filling For Cakes?

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bittersweety Posted 13 Jan 2013 , 9:06pm
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ALooking for more alternatives to buttercream....any of you use whipped ganaches or whipped creams in th eir cakes?

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erdb79 Posted 14 Jan 2013 , 1:20am
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AYes the whipped ganache works well for filling as well as borders. Could also use it to ice the cake

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kyliecake Posted 25 Jan 2013 , 1:01pm
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I usually put a reasonably thin layer of gnache in between my cakes as a filling rather than whipped gnache (maybe 3-5mm).

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melanie-1221 Posted 25 Jan 2013 , 1:27pm
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I prefer whipped ganache as a filling, I usually pair it with a fruit preserve like raspberry. Holds up great and tastes wonderful! Just a bit more pricey than buttercream.

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AmbitiousBeginner Posted 25 Jan 2013 , 2:01pm
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AHow does whipped ganache differ from ganache once it is on cake? Is 1 better for under MMF or by itself or just as a filling?

I love the chocolate buttercream, but I also want to try alternatives. I'm going to be making my son's birthday cake this coming week and want to use ganache with chocolate cake.


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