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Old 06-20-2011, 12:38 PM   #1
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Frosting recipe

Hi all,
I'm looking for a frosting recipe that doesn't contain confectioners sugar. My daughter is allergic to corn starch, so either that or a substitute for confectioner's sugar.

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Caitlin

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Old 06-20-2011, 12:49 PM   #2
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Try here --> Buttercream Icing Recipe #29524 @CDKitchen
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Old 06-20-2011, 12:58 PM   #3
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Look for a 7-minute or 8-minute frosting recipe. Some of them use corn syrup (which I wasn't sure about since she can't have cornstarch) and some of them water and sugar so I didn't post or link to a recipe. It's a cooked frosting. It took me a time or 2 of making it before I got it right but it's pretty good, kind of reminds of marshmellows.
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Old 06-20-2011, 02:30 PM   #4
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A Tasty Recipe: That’s the Best Frosting I’ve Ever Had | Tasty Kitchen Blog

You can also make powdered sugar from regular granulated sugar in a blender. Just put it in the blender and run the blender until you have a fine powder, it really is just that simple.
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Old 06-23-2011, 08:23 AM   #5
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Thanks, everybody! I'll be trying a recipe tomorrow. I'll let you know how it works out.

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