Isomalt Castle Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Isomalt Castle
with Sidney Galpern
Skill level: Intermediate
HD Lessons: 10
Decorating time: 2 days
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Bite Sized

Watch Sideny make her Isomalt Castle in just one minute!

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In this video, we have carefully picked clips from the full tutorial and edited them down into one 15 minute video.

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1. What is isomalt?

In this lesson, Sidney explains everything about what isomalt is, tempering, and how to use it.

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2. Making the Castle

Learn the techniques of Cast (poured) isomalt, using moulds and forms to begin creating each piece of the castle.

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3. Making the Castle Part 2

Learn to assemble each section of the castle, and how to put it together and add door and window accents.

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4. Blown Isomalt Bubbles

Learn the art of blown isomalt to create the beautiful, translucent bubbles adorning each tier of the cake.

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5. Wafer Paper Feathers

Creating the delicate feathers out of conditioned wafer paper and the best way to assemble and stack them on the cake.

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6. Assembly & Finishing Touches

Stacking the cake and assembling each element together to create the final showpiece, plus highlighting with gold to bring out the details.

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7. Other Ideas

Design ideas to vary the theme of the piece for different occasions

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8. PRO Lesson

Sideny shares some insider tips and info about creating this cake, and how to price the project for a client.

Isomalt Castle Cake

In this tutorial, Sugar Artist Sidney Galpern shows you how to create this elegant wedding cake using cast, pulled and blown isomalt techniques to create a regal castle, translucent bubbles, and delicate wafer paper feathers!

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to…

  • Cast Isomalt
  • Make pulled Isomalt
  • Create blown Isomalt
  • Make wafer Paper Feathers
  • and much, much more

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