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Where to buy glucose and glycerin for making fondant in San Francisco?

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chocolatSF Sep 14, 2010 12:41 PM

I am looking for a baking supply store that sells glucose and glycerin to make cooked or rolled-out fondant for my son's birthday cake. Thanks so much!!

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    LarryW Sep 14, 2010 01:03 PM

    Try Spun Sugar at 1611 University in Berkeley.

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    Spun Sugar
    1611 University Ave, Berkeley, CA

    1. AntarcticWidow Sep 14, 2010 01:09 PM

      Give a call to Sur la Table, they also carry some baking supplies if you don't want to trek out to the East Bay. If you are in Marin, there is Cake Art Supplies at 1512 5th Avenue near E. Street.

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      Cake Art Supplies
      1512 5th Ave, San Rafael, CA

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        bgbc Sep 14, 2010 05:24 PM

        Not sure about glucose, but Rainbow had glycerin for food use when I was there a couple of weeks ago. If you don't want to cross the bridge, you could also try Sugar'n'Spice in Daly City for glucose. It's a bit musty, but has a lot of decorating sugars, molds, etc.

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        Rainbow Grocery
        1745 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94103

        Sugar'n'Spice
        2965 Junipero Serra Blvd, Daly City, CA

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