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    • Sparkling Icing

      4 teaspoons vegetable shortening
      2/3 cup powdered sugar
      1/4 teaspoon vanilla
      2 teaspoons milk
      colored sugar crystals; for decoration

      In a small bowl, mix together shortening, powdered sugar, vanilla and milk until smooth and creamy.
      Spread 2 tsp. of frosting on top of 1st layer. Add 2nd layer and continue frosting. Sprinkle with colored crystal sugars. Frosts a 2 layer cake.

      To Use:
      Mix 1 teaspoon warm water and a little vanilla; add icing sugar to desired consistency.


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