Colouring swiss meringue buttercream 7

I am planning to create a layer cake iced blue ombre with swiss meringue buttercream, but I am worried the natural colour of the buttercream will cause the blue gel to turn green, or will develop into the wrong colour overnight (I am baking a day...

The Rosebud Cake Company

Making BLUE sugarpaste 6

Hi everyone, does anyone else have any trouble making blue sugarpaste? I have sugarflair- ice blue, baby blue, navy, and Wilton sky blue and not any of them make what I would consider a plain nice blue, they all have a turquoise look about them,...

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

best white choc u.k? 11

Hi everyone, im hoping to make a white choc ganache tier on a cake and wondered if anyone knows the best brand of white chocolate to make it with, here in england. I want the whitest one I can find, as ive always used chocolate that is quite...

Julia Hardy

Sugarflair Pastes Gripe - Update.....drumroll please..... 57

Today I emailed Sugarflair to ask them to put colour name labels on the tops of the lids. Surely I am not the only one who has to pick up at least five little pots until I get the one I want. It drives me crazy! I have made my own labels in the...

Allways Julez

Edible pen disappointment 16

I had endless problems trying to create the “cartoon” image, on my most recent cake. I was extremely happy with the hand painted colour… then I tried to create the black lines with a black edible colour pen. The new pen appeared “dry” and...

Karen's Kakery

Which gel paste do I use to get 'Quality street' purple? 19

Hi Guys, I need some help please………I want to colour my own sugarpaste that beautiful rich purple like the wrappers on Quality street purple chocolates (see photo for colour). I’ve got Wilton violet and Sugarflair deep purple but neither are...

c3heaven

Petal Dust suggestions 4

Hello. I have recently started to work on sugar flowers and was looking at buying some good petal dusts. I am an ardent follower of Alan dunn and while he suggests sugar flair as the best petal dusts to work with, it does kinda seem a lil too...

Gleibis

Sugarflare paste colors??? Where can I find them in US. 1

I’ve been looking for these colors and I can’t find them in US. Does anyone know where I can get them? Thanks.