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Total Time
10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 0 mins

A great icing recipe that will not just collapse and go runny on you!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. combine whipping cream and sugar in mixing bowl.
  2. whip to soft peak stage.
  3. add piping gel and vanilla, then continue to whip stiff peaks.
  4. do not overbeat.
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5 5

I have used a recipe similar to this so many times and LOVE it. I have used it to decorate cakes, pipe decorative borders around pies, and added cocoa to it to make a chocolate mousse to either ice cakes or use as a filling between layers. The only difference is that I think my recipe calls for 3 tbsp powdered sugar. Every time I use it, people comment on how light it is. It is an excellent substitution for the traditional, overly sweet buttercream. Thanks for posting! Oh, and I always double the recipe as 1 has never been enough.