Powdered Sugar Icing/Glaze1/3 cup stick margarine or butter 2 cups powdered sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 2-4 tablespoons water Preparation: Melt margarine in a saucepan. Stir in powdered sugar and vanilla. Add water, 1 tablespoon at a time, and mix until smooth and of desired consistency (a thick syrup). Drizzle over cooled cake. (This will glaze one 12-cup bundt cake or a 10-inch angel food cake.)
How to Make a Simple Cake Glaze: Melt 1/4 cup (4 tablespoons) of butter in a saucepan or microwave. Sift 2 cups of powdered sugar into a medium size bowl. Add the melted butter to the powdered sugar. Add 2 tablespoons of milk. If desired, 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla for flavor. Beat until smooth and creamy, adding a little more milk if necessary. Drizzle over a cooled cake. Tip: Substitute citrus juice for the milk and add a little grated zest for a citrus glaze.
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Mirror glaze cakes are simply cakes decorated by applying mirror glazes on some parts or the entire body of the cake. Mirror glazes can be used to cover the top and the sides of cakes , where creams and mousses are prevalent. Covering a cake with a shiny glaze makes it instantaneously chic, profess