How to Make Fondant


Frosting a cake with fondant gives it a smooth, elegant, professional appearance. It looks tough to master, but fondant isn’t actually difficult to ma... See moreke. In this video, we’ll show you how to make fondant in just four easy steps. You’ll learn how to make the gelatin base in a double boiler. Then you’ll combine the gelatin mixture with confectioner’s sugar. We’ll show you how to knead the fondant; you’ll see the consistency you’re aiming for—a smooth, pliable consistency that doesn’t stick to your hands. You’ll learn how to correct for a fondant that’s too stiff or too soft. Once you’ve rolled out the fondant, top a cake with it or store it for later. We’ll show you how! See top-rated fondant recipes.

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May 19, 2014 11:54 AM

My question is about fondant .l have tried the recipe as it was explained on your website but the fondant was not smooth(it looks as if has pebbles)what will l have done to make it smoother. thanks


Dec 11, 2013 2:07 PM

Whats the purpose of the glycerine and the shortening, what can they be substituted with?


Dec 11, 2013 9:05 AM

I would like the recipe 4 this video fondant and measurements

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