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Offline Liz

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How do you make round towers?
« on: November 11, 2014, 05:43:57 pm »
I am trying to make round towers. I have tried baking my gingerbread over an aluminum can which totally failed. I tried baking the gingerbread and then bending over an aluminum can, also a fail. I can not figure out how to do it. I have heard using a recipe with eggs in it makes the dough more flexible. If you look at the contest pictures from the Grove Park Inn contest from 2007, one contestant created a globe.  If anyone knows how to do this, please let me know.

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Re: How do you make round towers?
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2014, 02:20:58 pm »
Hi Liz - I just posted this "How-To" for baking round towers... this is how I do it.  ;D

http://www.gingerbreadexchange.com/show-me/how-to-create-round-or-tube-shaped-gingerbread-pieces/

Hope this helps.
Loreta Wilson
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