What Is Meringue Powder?

Baking By cakecrazymom Updated 20 Feb 2006 , 4:37pm by cpriojas28

cakecrazymom Posted 20 Feb 2006 , 4:29pm
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What is meringue powder and where can I buy it? I found a recipe on this site for cookie icing I would like to try but not sure about that ingredient. Thank you so much!

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princessjellybean Posted 20 Feb 2006 , 4:30pm
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its basically powder egg whites...and is used to help icing dry hard. i get mine from michaels, bulk barn also has it. hth! oh, and welcome!!!!

cakecrazymom Posted 20 Feb 2006 , 4:32pm
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thank you so much! I wonder if Hobby Lobby would carry it. I will call around thanks!

Euphoriabakery Posted 20 Feb 2006 , 4:35pm
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My local Wal-Mart also carries it.

SUELA Posted 20 Feb 2006 , 4:35pm
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Any place that offers Wilton cake dec classes should sell it as well. Bulk Barn is in Canada (assuming you are from States since you mention hobby lobby). The bulk barn stuff I am not thrilled with as the texture of the powder is that of powdered milk, lumpy not fine like the Wilton stuff.

cpriojas28 Posted 20 Feb 2006 , 4:37pm
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yes....hobby lobby does carry it!!

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