How Much Powder Sugar Do I Use?

Decorating By beck30 Updated 13 Mar 2009 , 12:09pm by beck30

beck30 Posted 13 Mar 2009 , 1:18am
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Iwas wondering if anyone knows how much powdered sugar you would use for the 10.5 oz. bag of mini marsmallows. I got a deal at krogers for 10 for $10. I also got a deal on some cake mix for 94 cents each (pillsburry)just incase anyone hear shops at kroger. I want to make fondat withit but ive never bought the little bags before. Thank you!

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cindy6250 Posted 13 Mar 2009 , 3:57am
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Why not just use 1 1/2 bags of marshmallows and make a whole batch? Thanks for the info
on the sale at Kroger.


ceshell Posted 13 Mar 2009 , 4:03am
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OK I can't remember but I use those bags all of the time. Basically I just calculate it using simple math. If a normal bag is 15oz (is that correct? Is it 16oz?) and 10.5oz is X percent of 15oz (it's roughly 2/3)...then use 2/3 (or whatever you calculate) of the normal recipe for marshmallows or any other ingredients e.g. flavorings, corn syrup, etc.

A little variance in the amount you end up using is fine, because you don't always add the full recipe of ps anyway...or sometimes you add extra.

beck30 Posted 13 Mar 2009 , 12:09pm
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Thank you! icon_rolleyes.gif I dont know why niether of those things accured to me. I think I was thinking too hard!!!!

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