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Petits Fours Icing

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Would you like to try a frosting recipe that is too simple, both in the ingredients involved and preparation then this Petits Fours Icing is a must try! Made with ingredients that is readily available in your kitchen cabinet, this Petits Fours Icing is also made in no time. Give it a try, it is tasty too!
Ingredients
  Sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Cream of tartar 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Hot water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Confectioners sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
Directions

Combine the sugar, cream of tartar, and hot water in a saucepan.
Bring to boiling; set candy thermometer in place and cook to 226°F (thin syrup).
Cool to lukewarm, 100°F.
Mix in confectioners' sugar.
Heat over boiling water in top of double boiler until of pouring consistency.
Stir in 1 teaspoon desired extract and, if desired, food coloring.
Pour over small cakes that have been placed on rack over a tray.
Pick up icing that drops, reheat, and use again and again.
If it becomes too stiff, add a little hot water.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Canadian
Course: 
Dessert
Interest: 
Party

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