Minecraft Cake

Decorating By cake_starter Updated 20 Jan 2016 , 2:57am by cake_starter

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cake_starter Posted 19 Jan 2016 , 4:23pm
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I will be doing a minecraft cake and for the squares I wanted to use candy melts in square shapes instead of Fondant squares. The cake will be frosted with buttercream. 

My question is - can I use candy melts instead of fondant will there be any issues ?

Thanks in advance,


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Shazza65 Posted 20 Jan 2016 , 12:34am
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Hi Cake_Starter

I think  if you worked fast you could cut the squares out of melts. Would it leave fingerprints when you popped them on the cake?  I personally don't like the taste of melts or what they're made of. When I made a minecraft cake I used modelling chocolate over buttercream. The chocolate held it's shape well. Just remember to start off at the top of the cake and not the bottom like I did. blush.png


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cake_starter Posted 20 Jan 2016 , 2:57am
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Hi Shazza

Thank you for responding. I have a square mold that I am planning to use to get square pieces, I will make them ahead of time and was thinking to apply on buttercream frosting maybe on the previous day of the party. The birthday boy like candy melts

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