Royal Icing

Decorating By bigdad Updated 12 Sep 2013 , 2:13am by Stitches

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bigdad Posted 11 Sep 2013 , 11:32pm
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Can you put Royal Icing on top of buttercream just to make a decoration and get that shinny look of RI thanks

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Stitches Posted 12 Sep 2013 , 2:13am
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The wet royal won't dry on top of the butter cream, so it's not going to be stable. Maybe instant royal will, I don't know about that because I make my own.


Once you frost your cake you shouldn't refrigerate it because royal breaks down quickly from the humidity in the cooler.

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