The Specialty Shop
Regular price $6.29
Brite White is an icing base for use in making soft decorating icing; the icing taught in The Specialty Shop's Cake Decorating Classes.
Available in 1 lb, 2 lb and 4 lbs containers.
Soft Decorating Icing
2 cups Crisco all vegetable shortening
2/3 cups Brite White (Available at The Specialty Shop)
1/3 cup water* (1-2 tbsp as needed thereafter)
2 lb powdered sugar
1 tsp Cream Bouquet (Available at The Specialty Shop) or other flavor
1 tbsp meringue powder (Available at The Specialty Shop) - optional
* if using shortening with trans-fat, then use 2/3 cup water
Cream Crisco, Brite White and water. Add remaining ingredients slowly and beat at high speed with a heavy-duty mixer for 20 minutes. Store icing in an airtight container. Need not refrigerate
If using a small mixer it may be necessary to stop beating periodically to prevent the mixer from overheating. The icing however, should be beaten for a total of 20 minutes.