Whether you are a novice or pro baker, knowing cake decorating terminology can help you when you are creating your next baking masterpiece. Learning these common decorating terms can help you get a better understanding of different items and methods you use while baking.
It is made from powdered sugar, water, and meringue powder or egg whites. Though it is commonly used to decorate cookies, it can also be used for detailed designs on cakes. It starts off as a soft paste before it hardens.