Decadent petit fours are only worthy of special occasions like the holidays. These are taller than your average petit four, but that's because there are four layers of sour cream-cheese pound cake with sweet cherry preserves filling!
marshmallow fondant 15 oz. mini marshmallows 2 Tblsp water 1/2 tsp salt 2 tsp lemon juice (fresh or bottled) 2 tsp light corn syrup (helps w/ pliability) 2 tsp Glycerine (Wilton Company has it available) 1 tsp vanilla 1/2 to 1 1/2 Extract of preference. Add to taste. Lemon, Banana, Coconut and Almonds are a few examples. 2 lbs (approx 7 C) confectioners sugar, sifted 1/2 C Crisco or vegetable shortening