Royal icing recipe

Royal Icing Recipe

How to make royal icing for a baby shower?

Royal icing is an elegant looking and picturesque cupcake topping. Remember always to keep this icing covered, as it dries and hardens very quickly.

Notes:

Make these cupcakes for your princess baby shower.

Royal icing recipe

Ingredients

  • 2 large egg whites
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 3 cups powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, beat eggs whites and lemon juice together with electric mixer.
  2. Gradually add powdered sugar.
  3. Keep beating on low speed until smooth.
  4. This icing dries and hardens when exposed to air.
  5. Either frost your cupcakes immediately, or store frosting in an airtight container.
  6. When cupcakes are frosted, cover with plastic wrap.
  7. Try adding a drop or two of food coloring to match baby shower's colors.
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