Theo Galus
Theo Galus voted up Anonymous' answer

Royal icing Is for making decorations to add to the cake.  It gets very hard. It's not for frosting a whole cake unless it's a Gingerbread House and that's because it gets so hard it holds the house together.

The most delicious way to frost a holiday cake is to put a thin but even … Read more

Theo Galus
Theo Galus voted up Anonymous' answer

Royal icing Is for making decorations to add to the cake.  It gets very hard. It's not for frosting a whole cake unless it's a Gingerbread House and that's because it gets so hard it holds the house together.

The most delicious way to frost a holiday cake is to put a thin but even … Read more