Icing Pastes & Fondant
Make your life easier and save time with ready-made icing and fondant for your homemade cakes from our selection here at Spotlight. Available as tubs, icing mix or ready-to-decorate icing tubes, you can choose from a number of different colours and flavours, or add your own flavourings to standard icing if preferred. Also included in the range are edible iced decorations in various designs suitable for adults and children, and handy tools to help you achieve a professional finish to your iced creations, such as fondant levellers and trimmers and gum paste tool sets.
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Can I purchase Decorating Icing Pastes & Fondant from Spotlight?
Yes, you can. Decorating a cake will be quick and easy with our fabulous selection of readymade Icing Pastes and Fondant. We are confident that you will find the perfect icing to cover your cake, and everyone is bound to be impressed with the final design. There is a huge selection of different types of Icing Pastes and Fondants available, in a rainbow of different colours. Whether you are looking for buttercream, frosting, fondant or icing, then you are sure to find the perfect topping for your culinary creations. With such a huge choice available, plus our guaranteed low prices across the whole collection, make a statement with your cake decoration and shop decorating supplies at Spotlight.
What is included in this range?
This range includes a whole selection of readymade icing, fondant and gum paste, ready to be rolled, shaped and decorated for your cake creation. Buttercream is one of the most common cake toppings, and this versatile mixture is utterly delicious, particularly when mixed with a drop or two of vanilla extract. Gum paste is a sugar paste that can be rolled out super thin, and it will dry extra hard. Fondant is also a pliable dough-like mixture, and the smooth appearance will ensure that your cakes always have that perfect professional finish. Alternatively, royal icing is ideal for creating ornate decoration.
Pre-making flowers and cake decorations in advance or adding those beautifully finished details. Whereas, fondant crè -me is a delightfully tasty treat that is perfect for both filling and decorating your cakes. This range also includes a selection of different moulds to ensure that you can make your cake creations quickly and efficiently, as well as fondant tools for creating your very own delicate designs. Whether you are looking for individual portions, tubs, or a variety of colours and flavours, you are sure to find the best Icing Pastes and Fondants at Spotlight.
Do you have any cake decorating tips for beginners?
The method you use to decorate your cake will depend on what ingredients you have chosen to use, and what you have decided to make. If you are making a complicated design, the most important thing to do is to plan what you intend to be doing before you begin. A sketch and a list of things to do will give you a starting point and help to ensure that all your ideas work together, when icing your cake. Always make sure that you allow your cake or baked delights too cool thoroughly before you add any decorations.
Cake experts recommend a three-day timetable, bake your cake on the first day, add fondant or buttercream on the second, and embellish and decorate on the third. Place your cake on a turntable and then use a scraper at a 45-degree angle or a smooth, professional finish on the sides. Store cakes at room temperature, unless they are filled with whipped cream, fruit filling or buttercream. They are best eaten on the day but will store overnight in an airtight container or the refrigerator, depending on the item. Be creative and have fun with your design, decorating cakes should be fun and with these handy tips, your baked delight is bound to be a success!
Is there anything else I need to remember?
We always like to advise customers to check the individual ingredients on each product with regards to any allergens. Some of our products may have traces of nuts, and could also contain traces of alcohol.