I have a cake I made Thursday morning with crusted cream cheese covered with fondant. How long can I leave it out?
- from Bronx, NY
Because of the cream cheese, this cake cannot be left out. It must be refrigerated at all times. If you would like to leave your fondant-covered cakes at room temperature, ice the cakes with buttercream icing before covering with fondant.
Return to General Baking questions
The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.