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MUNDANE MYSTERIES: The Difference Between Frosting & Icing

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: The Difference Between Frosting & Icing

A cake with frosting. A doughnut with icing. What’s the difference between frosting & icing? The dictionary defines icing as “a sweet flavored usually creamy mixture used to coat baked goods … called also ‘frosting’.” And the definition for frosting? “Icing.” So, is there a difference? From a culinary standpoint, frosting & icing are not…Read More