How to use Confectioners in a sentence
There are several confectioners in Isle Of Man where you can go shopping, and popular bargains include local fudge.
Traditionally, rosettes are dusted with confectioners sugar, but I like to change things up a bit and mix some cocoa powder, nutmeg, cinnamon, and whatever spices I happen to have on hand together and sprinkle that mixture on the rosettes.
To make butter cream icing, mix butter and confectioners sugar until smooth.
Cool. Put the cooled nuts and 2 tablespoons (20 grams) of the 1/2 cup of confectioners' sugar into a food processor fitted with a metal blade.
In the bowl of your mixer cream the butter and remaining confectioners sugar until light and fluffy (about 2 minutes).Advertisement
Sprinkle about 1/2 cup of the confectioners' sugar on the bottom of the pan and then place the slightly cooled cookies on top of the sugar.
Similar in consistency to modeling clay, fondant is a sugar paste made from (in its basic form) confectioners' sugar, glucose (or corn syrup), and water.
To prevent your rolling pin from sticking to the fondant, coat it lightly with cornstarch or confectioners' sugar.
Sift the confectioners' sugar into the bowl gradually, with the mixer on low speed.
When the paste is firm, sprinkle a kitchen counter or flat work surface and a small rolling pin with a mixture of equal parts confectioners' sugar and cornstarch.Advertisement
If the fondant appears to be too greasy, knead it gently with confectioners' sugar until it reaches your desired texture.
Make your treats more festive by holding a stencil over your baked cupcake and then sprinkle with food coloring spray, edible glitter, cocoa powder, confectioners' sugar or colored sugar.