How to Make Icing Sugar (Homemade Icing Sugar)


How to Make Icing Sugar( Homemade Icing Sugar)

How to Make Icing Sugar at Home

Icing sugar is a ''must-have'' if you enjoy baking.

It is often used for cake decorations, biscuits, fondant, and also for dusting on donuts and others sweet desserts.

But just in case your ever run out of icing sugar, here's how to make a batch in a jiffy. It is very easy and only requires 2- ingredients.

Icing sugar is also known as Powdered sugar or Confectioner's sugar.
 Here's how to make it.

You'll need:
- 1 cup Granulated Sugar
- 1 tablespoonful Corn starch(to prevent clumping and caking)

Preparation:

 Combine the granulated sugar and corn starch together in a coffee blender or dry mill and blend until you get a fine powder.

How to Make Icing Sugar( Homemade Icing Sugar)
If you have some granules, you can pour the blended mix through a sieve to separate the powder from the grains.
How to Make Icing Sugar( Homemade Icing Sugar)

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18 comments:

  1. Nky thanks, I needed this icing sugar recipe. Now I can make the shortbread recipe. I will update you thanks again.

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    1. Ok dear, I'll be expecting your feedback :)

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  2. Please is cornstarch dsame as cornflour

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    1. Hi dearie, it is called corn flour in some countries, read the label to make sure that the ingredient says ''cornstarch''.

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  3. Anonymous1:00:00 PM

    what other method can be use aside 4rm coffee blender and dry mill

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    1. Use any blender that can give you a fine powder.

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  4. Rapunzel8:37:00 AM

    Please where can I get corn starch from in Nigeria and are there alternatives

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    1. Corn starch can be found at big markets and stores in Nigeria. It's the starch you use for ogi/akamu but in its powdered form.

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  5. can i blend corn to make corn starch

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    1. yes, just as you do with akamu/ogi.

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  6. Anonymous4:35:00 PM

    is there any difference between corn flour and corn starch?

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  7. Nky you're too much jare..... just alternating everything. makes life easier. Hugs*

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    1. Yes it does ,
      thanks for the hug :)

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  8. Thanks for this recipe, God bless u

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  9. Nky i really love your site thanks for all

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  10. Nky thanks for all recipes generally i have really learn a lot from you. God bless you

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  11. Anonymous10:58:00 PM

    You just made my day. Pls can I use the grounded maize that hausa use for tuwo as corn flour

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