Definition of fondant
1 : a soft creamy preparation of sugar, water, and flavorings that is used as a basis for candies or icings
2 : a candy consisting chiefly of fondant
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Basic cakes start at $25, fondant cakes start at $60.
With beautiful pastel icing and shiny, glittery fondant, mermaid cakes are so dreamy.
Campers will learn to design like pros using fondant, gels, decorating tips, piping, fillings and more.
Metallic Cakes Most metallic cakes look rich and simplistic, with one metallic shade dusted or painted on top of a white layer of fondant.
Above is Turkish coffee ice cream, Jivara-coffee Chantilly cream, ginger caramel, and chocolate fondant.
These chocolate truffle understudies are small, round balls of fondant, rolled in cinnamon powder to resemble a little potato—hence the name—and eaten in one gulp.
Shape the fondant into faces and ears and stick onto the popcorn while its still tacky, then use a small dab of water to stick on the eyes.
Fold the edges down on both sides of the strip of fondant so the lengthwise edges are smooth and not cut.
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