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a conical tube with a patterned hole at one end, fitted over the opening of a cloth funnel
for shaping icings, food pastes, etc., as they are forced through by squeezing the bag.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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The cakes may be decorated after baking by dainty frosting designs formed with the help of a cake decorator or a
Beat remaining frosting until cold and stiff enough to keep in shape after being forced through a
Cut off point to make opening large enough to insert a tin
Decorate the top with rosettes of anchovy cream piped through a
and with a dozen rolled anchovy filets.
Mix cream cheese to a paste with sweet cream until it is of a consistency to work through a
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