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Offline CWalton

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Gingerbread Frosting
« on: November 13, 2016, 11:08:37 am »
I needed to join two pieces of gingerbread and didn't want the joint to show.  I played around with food color and was having trouble getting the color to match the gingerbread.  About two in the morning (when I get my ideas, unfortunately!) it occurred to me that what gave gingerbread it's color were the spices.  This morning I mixed cinnamon and ginger into royal frosting and it didn't take long to get the color perfect!  The spices thicken the frosting, so thin it a bit.

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Re: Gingerbread Frosting
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2016, 02:00:50 pm »
Fabulous idea!  Thanks for sharing!  ;D
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Re: Gingerbread Frosting
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2017, 09:07:13 am »
Great idea! I'll make sure to try that out, thanks.

 

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