Sunday, March 27, 2011

Gum Paste

Today, María Laura shows us a good recipe for Gum Paste.






RECETA

Ingredientes
1 cucharada (TBSP) de Tylose (CMC = Carboximetil Celulosa) Goma tragacanto o Goma Karaya.
1 cucharada (TBSP) de glucosa
3 cucharadas (TBSP) de agua
1 cucharadita (TSP) Manteca Crisco o Vegetalina
Azúcar pulverizada, impalpable, de confección (la que absorba)

NOTAS IMPORTANTES
- Dejar reposar la masa 24 horas.
- Se puede agregar saborizante y colorante.
- Dura 2 meses en refrigerador (heladera, nevera) envuelto en envase bien cerrado.

 RECIPE

Ingredients
1 TBSP of Tylose (CMC = Carboxymethyl cellulose) Tragacanth gum or Karaya Gum.
1 TBSP of glucose
3 TBSP of water
1 TSP of Vegetable shortening
Confectioners Sugar (whatever the mix absorbs)


IMPORTANT NOTES
- Let the dough rest for 24 hours.
- You can add any flavor and coloring.
- Lasts 2 months in a refrigerator wrapped and tightly closed.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Rolled Fondant

Today Maria Laura shows us a perfect recipe for Rolled Fondant!



FONDANT (PASTA LAMINADA O PASTA AMERICANA)

INGREDIENTES

1/4 taza de agua
1/4 taza de glucosa
1 cucharada (TBSP) Crisco o Vegetalina (manteca vegetal)
1/2 cucharadita (tsp) saborizante
1 cucharada (TBSP) gelatina sin sabor
2 libras (900 grs. APROXIMADAMENTE) de azúcar pulverizada (glass, impalpable, de confección)
NOTA: En climas secos, agregar una cucharada (TBSP) de Glicerina
PREPARACION (VER VIDEO)


ROLLED FONDANT

INGREDIENTS

1/4 cup of water
1/4 cup of glucose
1 Tbsp of Vegetable Shortening
1/2 tsp flavoring
1 Tbsp Unflavored Gelatin
2 lbs. of Confectioners Sugar
NOTE: In dry climates, add 1 Tbsp of Glycerin
PREPARATION (SEE VIDEO)