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Icing Sugar

Also Known As : Confectioner's sugar, Powdered sugar


Taste Profile

It is sweet in taste.

Usage Tips

  1. Icing sugar can be used in decorating cakes and other bakery items.
  2. It can also be used for icings and frostings over desserts.
  3. It is best to store icing sugar in a cool and dry place.

Common names and forms

  1. Confectioners sugar
  2. Powdered Sugar
  3. Royal Icing
  4. Sugar powdered
  5. Sugarcandy Powder
  6. Weikfield Icing sugar for dusting


Icing sugar is a soft powder which is made by grinding white sugar into a fine powder. Sometimes, cornstarch is added in Icing sugar to stop the sugar from caking or clumping. It is used to make icing for cakes.

Selection Guide

It is always better to buy small packs of icing sugar as it tends to clump up when stored for long after opening. Ensure that the icing sugar is dry and has no moisture.

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