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- Sarah Breathnach
When it comes to cake baking, one trend that has persisted for a long time now is fondant cakes. There are certainly mixed feelings when it comes to fondant, and a lot of people are still warming up to it. This might be due to the fact that making fondant is quite a time consuming process and can be somewhat difficult to use. Or simply, they don’t like the taste and prefer the good old fresh cream cakes instead. But fondant is never going out of craze.
Maybe not for every occasion, but it is certainly worth giving a try. It takes practice and patience to learn how to handle fondant, but trust us, it gives beautiful results once done.
So what exactly is fondant?
It is a mixture of sugar, water, corn syrup and gelatin. The best part about it is that it can be moulded into all kinds of shapes and sizes. There are mainly two types of fondant – Poured Fondant and Rolled Fondant.
Here are some of the most popular fondant cake designs that you must try.
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Animal Topper Cakes
If you are planning your kid’s birthday party, then don’t forget to order an animal topper cake. Nothing can be cuter than having a dog, cat, fish, bunny, swan, lion or monkey on your cake. Be it, kids or adults, these cakes are a top choice for everyone because they are simple yet funny and cute.
Elegant Wedding Cakes
Fondant cake is a winner when you are choosing a wedding cake. Fondant allows you to do a lot of creativity on your cake. From shiny metallic cakes to elegant lace cakes and beautiful floral cakes, you have a number of options. You should definitely try one of them for your wedding.
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All you fashion enthusiasts, you can have a fashion-themed cake for all your parties and events. From shoes to bags, dresses and cosmetics you can literally have every fashion item on your cake. You should try buying this cake and make your day a memorable one.
Fondant designer cookies are an awesome way to decorate your cake. You can make designer cookies for any occasion like birthday, wedding, festivals, sports, baby shower and many more. These artistic cookies give a nice look and feel to the cake.