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CAN ONE USE ROYAL ICING ON A BIRTHDAY CAKE? I AM PLANNING ON BAKING A HELLO KITTY BIRTHDAY CAKE FOR MY DAUGHTER, WHICH MEANS THE ICING MUST BE VERY WHITE. WE DON'T LIKE THE TASTE OF READY TO ROLL FONDANT ICING AND BUTTER ICING'S COLOUR IS TOO YELLOW. I ALSO WANT THE ICING TO HAVE A VERY SMOOTH SURFACE. I ONCE SAW NIGELLA MAKING ROYAL ICING FOR CUPCAKES, WHICH IS EXACTLY THE "LOOK" I WANT FROM MY ICING, BUT FROM INFO GATHERED ON THE NET I UNDERSTAND THAT ROYAL ICING IS QUITE HARD WHEN SET. NOT SURE IF THIS WOULD BE VERY TASTY ON A LARGE CAKE. ANY OTHER SUGGESTIONS?
Posted by kos. Answered on 1st Apr 2011 at 12.00Read The Answer
I have just made some biscotti for the first time and they taste good, but the problem is that they are too soft! Not sure what I did wrong, but it would help if you can help me!
Posted by MonicaLee. Answered on 31st Mar 2011 at 12.00Read The Answer
Can I freeze half the quantity of cupcake batter in a similar way that Nigella does for the chocolate cookies? She says its difficult to do half a recipe which contains one egg and I don't need the full quantity of cupcakes. Thank you so much. Hensy.
Posted by hensy. Answered on 30th Mar 2011 at 12.00Read The Answer