Marvelous Royal Icing Cake. I did use this recipe as i was out of meringue powder and it. Perfecting royal icing can take time but don't get frustrated.
It takes some time and a little patience to decorate cookies or cakes with gold royal icing, but the technique itself is very simple. Royal icing is a pure white icing that dries to a smooth, hard, matte finish. Royal icing is icing or frosting that's made from confectioners' sugar, egg whites, and flavorings, and used in many ways to decorate cookies and cakes.
Fondant is a thick sugar dough that's soft and pliable and can be rolled out.
Royal icing cake decoration master class with charlotte feve. Royal icing is a pure white icing that dries to a smooth, hard, matte finish. You can make designs for a cake with royal icing, but i don't recommend covering the whole cake. If you'll actually be eating this cake.