New Bakers Trying To Learn

Baking By ManiPops Updated 29 Jan 2014 , 6:40pm by vldutoit

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ManiPops Posted 29 Jan 2014 , 3:11pm
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AMy 15 yo daughter and I are fairly new to the baking game. We are learning a lot of new techniques and desperately want suggestions for a cupcake icing that is not super sweet and holds up. Any suggestions are apprrciated!!

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sugarflorist Posted 29 Jan 2014 , 3:21pm
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AHave you tried using ricotta cheese, it is light and with a little icing sugar and flavouring makes a great topping. I find cream cheese a little heavy.

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vldutoit Posted 29 Jan 2014 , 6:40pm
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ASwiss meringue buttercream or Italian meringue buttercream. Are less sweet than American buttercream . Search recipes for the various versions and flavor combinations. Hth

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