Gum Paste

Gum Paste

Also known as pastillage [pronounced ‘PAHS-tee-AHJ'] or sugar paste, gum paste is a sugar-based dough that dries to a very hard and rigid texture.

Gum paste is often molded to make edible decorations, especially botanically correct flowers.

Synonyms:
Pastillage, Sugar Paste
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