can an airbrushed mmf cake be put in the freezer?

I made a marshmallow fondant cake and airbrushed it, but the lady just called and gave me the wrong date. Its for the following sat instead of the 19th, can it be stored in the freezer until than or should i keep it in the fridge wrapped till than?

From the editor:

I would never freeze or refrigerate a fondant covered cake, especially if it's been airbrushed. It's very likely that the colors will bleed or run from condensation formed during the thawing process.

If you haven't used any perishable fillings in the cake, you can store it, in a cardboard box with a lid, in an air conditioned or cool, dry room for about 5-7 days.

If you absolutely must refrigerate the cake because of perishable fillings, make sure to allow the cake to come to room temperature in an air conditioned room. If that's not possible, place the cake in front of a fan and turn often while the cake comes to room temperature.

Good luck.

Regards,

Michelle (editor)

Click here to post comments.

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How?
Simply click here to return to Questions About Decorating a Cake
.

looking for something in particular?

If you want to find something in a hurry? No Problem. Find the answers you need here:

search this site

Custom Search

still have questions?

If you still have any questions about baking, assembling or decorating a cake, ask them here!

keep the excitement going

Never be short of a great cake idea at a moment's notice.

Sign up for the "Too Nice To Slice" newsletter and get fantastic insider tips, tricks and out of the box cake decorating ideas delivered right to your inbox.

Email

Name

Then

Don't worry -- your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you 'Too Nice To Slice'.

share the love

If you like what you see, why not share this site with your friends? There's always something new baking around here.