Boiled frosting- marshmallow !

Boiled Frosting- Marshmallow ! Recipe

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Beth M.

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@BakinTime

This is so gooey and sweet, perfect for a chocolate cake! My Mom made it for special occasions, and it brings back those childhood memories of Mom's baking.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
one two-layer cake
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
sugar
1/4 tsp
cream of tartar
1/8 tsp
salt
2
egg whites
2 tsp
pure vanilla extract

How to Make Boiled frosting- marshmallow !

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix sugar,cream of tartar, salt, egg whites and 1/4 cup of water in a pot or bowl over simmering water.
  • 2Beat steadily over low heat with a rotary or electric beater until the frosting stands in peaks, about 5 - 7 minutes, no more.(Thus the name: 7 minute frosting)
  • 3Add the vanilla just before spreading.
  • 4Makes enough to fill and frost an 8 or 9 inche two-layer cake.

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About Boiled frosting- marshmallow !

Course/Dish: Cakes