Borax & Icing Sugar as an Ant Killer?

Answer Icing sugar is also called powdered or confectioner's sugar. It is finely ground sugar mixed with cornstarch, wheat flour or similar substance to keep it loose and flowing. It dissolves almost inst... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Borax & Icing Sugar as an Ant Killer

I have icing sugar...I want to make icing. How?

2 cups powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 cup milk 1 dash salt (may substitute or omit) 1/4 cup butter (for the Buttercream Icing you would add the butter to the recipe) Mix powdered... Read More »

Can you use icing sugar instead of sugar for lemon pie meringue?

Substitute 1 3/4 cups powered sugar for each 1 cup of granulated sugar listed in the meringue recipe. Powdered sugar may produce a glossy meringue with a low volume. The cornstarch in powdered suga... Read More »

What food group does icing sugar belong to?

it belongs to the fat, sugar, and oil group (its the one at the top that has all the good tasting stuff and things you should eat less of)

What is a good buttercream icing recipe that does NOT taste like powdered sugar.?

This recipe whips up very light...try it I think you will like it. I use this recipe a lot for people who find regular buttercream too heavy and sweet.WHIPPED TOPPING1/2 cup boiling water3/4 cup g... Read More »