Tricks and tips for everyone


How do you make fondant icing taste nice?

How do you make fondant icing taste nice?

5 ways to flavor fondant

  1. Extracts and essences. This is definitely one of the easiest, quickest ways to add a bit of flavor to your fondant!
  2. Vanilla bean paste.
  3. Flavored powdered sugar.
  4. Try rolled buttercream.
  5. Fruit powder.

How do professionals make fondant?

How To Make Fondant

  1. Combine gelatin and cold water in a double boiler.
  2. Add glucose and glycerin and mix well.
  3. Put confectioners sugar in a large bowl.
  4. Make well in the center.
  5. Mix in a little sugar at a time until stickiness disappears.
  6. Knead until smooth and is not sticky.

What is the best fondant to use on cakes?

The most popular commercial fondant brands

  • Wilton – This brand is very cheap, but a lot of people don’t like the taste of it.
  • FondX – A great all-around commercial fondant, also available in Elite Premium and Elite Plus.
  • Bakels Pettinice – A commercial fondant that’s easy to work with and tastes great!

Does fondant icing taste good?

Bakers often cover entire cakes in a sheet of rolled out fondant because it provides an immaculately smooth surface to build on. But fondant also, notoriously, tastes awful. Sure, it’s edible, but it’s not particularly enjoyable to eat.

Can you Flavour ready to roll fondant icing?

Renshaw Chocolate Flavour ready to roll fondant icing can be rolled out, hand modelled, or used with cutters & moulds – perfect for covering & decorating cakes, cupcakes & cookies. Available in 250g and 2.5kg pack sizes.

What is commercial fondant made of?

Fondant icing

Wedding cake covered and decorated with fondant
Type Confectionery
Place of origin France
Main ingredients Poured fondant: sugar, water, gelatin, glycerine Rolled fondant: sugar, water, gelatin or agar, food-grade glycerine
Media: Fondant

How do you make fondant look shiny?

Method 1: Eggs whites are a great way to shine up your fondant, and they usually dry within 2 hours if you need a quick shiny fix. Method 2: Add 1 part vodka, and 1 part corn syrup. You will need a brush to paint this mixture onto your fondant with a very thin layer, so it has a better chance of drying well.

Does Wilton fondant taste good?

It does have a bit of an almondy taste, but if you like sweetened almond milk, you should definitely like this fondant. I give it 4 stars instead of 5 because even though it tastes pretty good, the point of a cake is to be delicious, and this fondant is definitely not delicious.

Related Posts