Can I make macaroons with meringue powder?

Answer Meringue powder consists of dried egg whites and cornstarch. When mixed with water and whipped, it creates a meringue. While meringue powder is a suitable substitute for egg whites in recipes that ... Read More »

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Does meringue powder go bad?

Meringue powder is a dried product made of pasteurized eggs. It has a shelf life of up to two years if it is kept dry, and not contaminated with other ingredients. While it likely won't make you ... Read More »

Can you buy meringue powder at a grocery store?

While it is possible to find meringue powder--a powder made from dehydrated egg whites, sugar, gum, cornstarch and flavorings and used in place of raw egg whites in recipes--in some grocery stores,... Read More »

What is meringue powder used for?

Meringue powder is essentially dried egg whites and some corn starch. Once water is added, it can be beaten into a meringue. Meringue powder can also be added to icing to give it more texture and s... Read More »

Can I substitute egg whites for meringue powder?

You cannot substitute egg whites for meringue powder in recipes because meringue powder also contains ingredients such as sugar, cream of tartar and cornstarch. However, meringue powder can replace... Read More »