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Seven Minute Icing

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Ingredients
  Egg whites 2
  Confectioners sugar 4 Cup (64 tbs), sifted
  Cream of tartar 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Vanilla extract 1 Tablespoon
  Water 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
Directions

1. In top of double boiler, combine egg whites, confectioners' sugar, cream of tartar, vanilla and water.
2. With portable electric mixer, beat about 1 minute, to combine ingredients.
3. Cook over rapidly boiling water (water in bottom should not touch top of double boiler), beating constantly, about 7 minutes, or until stiff peaks form when beaters are slowly raised.
4. Remove from boiling water. Continue beating until frosting is thick enough to spread—about 1 minute.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Boiled
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Egg
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes

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