Two 1-lb. boxes confectionery sugar (4 cups equal 1 pound)
2 to 3 tsp. salt
1 tsp. extract (any flavor)
1/2 cup water
2/3 cup shortening
Put shortening in a bowl and beat 'til creamy.
Add 1/4 cup water and salt. Beat on high speed 1 minute.
Add some sugar gradually.
Add rest of the water plus the extract and the rest of the sugar.
Divide, color and place in decorating bags. Decorate! Enjoy! -Diana
Submitted by Diana Bogue Contributed on: and modified on Thursday September 27th, 2007