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Cake Wars: Buttercream or Fondant?

Clíodhna, on December 17, 2019 at 11:05 AM Posted in Wedding Reception 0 62
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Which type of icing has your vote? Are you a fan of fondant for the clean lines and intricate designs? Or do you prefer the rich flavor of a buttercream icing?

Which icing gets your vote?


Buttercream?

Cake Wars: Buttercream or Fondant? 1

Photo from Pinterest


Or Fondant?

Cake Wars: Buttercream or Fondant? 2

Photo from Fervent Designs In Houston, TX



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62 Comments

  • Amber
    Rockstar February 2020
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    Buttercream 100%, I can't stand fondant Smiley atonished

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  • Kelsey
    VIP September 2020
    Kelsey ·
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    Buttercream absolutely!

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  • Erin
    Rockstar July 2021
    Erin ·
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    Neither 🤢 I hate frosting.
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  • Kristen
    Master November 2020
    Kristen ·
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    I dislike fondant of any kind lol. Buttercream is the way to do or even better chocolate ganache nom nom.

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  • Kristal
    Expert February 2020
    Kristal ·
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    Buttercream! to me, fondant tastes too plastic

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  • Kaysey
    Expert February 2020
    Kaysey ·
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    Buttercream for sure! The wonderful lady who is making our cake is known for her buttercream frosting in our area

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  • Blair
    Expert October 2020
    Blair ·
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    Fondant looks better but the taste is awful so I'm going with buttercream

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  • Madelyn
    Dedicated June 2020
    Madelyn ·
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    Buttercream all the way! Fondant isn’t tasty to me.
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  • Heather
    Just Said Yes September 2020
    Heather ·
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    Butter cream is pretty and definitely tastes better.

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  • Kristin
    Devoted August 2020
    Kristin ·
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    Buttercream for sure
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  • Jill
    Expert May 2020
    Jill ·
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    My FH had one request - no fondant! So buttercream 100%

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  • Fenja
    Rockstar June 2020
    Fenja ·
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    Buttercream! I don't like the tast of fondant very much.

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  • Kathryn
    Super April 2020
    Kathryn Online ·
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    Buttercream! We're not doing anything fancy and want it all to taste good.
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  • Lauren
    Rockstar February 2020
    Lauren ·
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    Buttercream! Yummmm. I can't wait to eat the cake on our wedding day!

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  • Ashley
    Devoted August 2020
    Ashley ·
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    Buttercream 100%.

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  • Melle
    Champion June 2019
    Melle ·
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    Fondant looks nice but buttercream taste better
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  • Meghan
    Super September 2019
    Meghan ·
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    Buttercream! Fondant looks nice but isn't nice to eat.

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  • Hannah
    Dedicated October 2020
    Hannah ·
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    There is something so strange about fondant...so I would say buttercream, but it would have to be whipped and not overly sweet

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  • A
    Dedicated June 2020
    Ali ·
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    Buttercream! Fondant tases funky to me but neither for us
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  • Meghan
    Rockstar October 2019
    Meghan ·
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    Buttercream, 100%! Fondant is gross!

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