[Sca-cooks] Oh, My Aching Comfits!
rcmann4 at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 10 19:12:52 PST 2007
Elise Fleming wrote:
>The gum Arabic that I use is food grade and in a powder, not the liquid stuff that is prepared for calligraphers. I don't know what kind of solution the calligraphy Arabic is in but the powdered kind is available from "Sweet Celebrations" and other cake decorating supply stores.
I don't use gum Arabic much. When I need some, I buy it from the Indian
grocery store. It's sold -- under the name of "Edible Gum" -- in
crystal form. I usually crush it in a mortar to the size of pretzal
salt before dissolving it in water of rosewater.
Brighid ni Chiarain
Barony of Settmour Swamp, East Kingdom
Robin Carroll-Mann *** rcmann4 at earthlink.net
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