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Aunt Edna's 7 minute Frosting Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Pamela Snyder
Added: Saturday, June 16, 2007

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 c. sugar
1/2 c. water
1/3 c. light corn syrup
1/2 ts. salt
2 egg whites

Directions:
Directions:
Put sugar, water, salt and corn syrup in sauce pan and stir over low heat until sugar is dissolved, cover and boil for 3 min.
Heat egg whites until stiff. Uncover syrup and keep boiling until soft ball forms when drizzled in cold water.
Remove from heat and pour slowly over beaten egg whites. Beat constantly until it's spreadable.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Found this in Grandma's Recipe box, hand written for Aunt Edna; dated 1940. What a treasure!

 

 

 

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