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How to use a pastry bag


How to use a pastry bag


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DIFFICULTY
Easy

Pastry bags are very useful for preparing certain types of cookies such as Krumiri and to decorate cakes and other desserts.




Preparation

1
Select a tip for the pastry bag suitable for the recipe you are making.

2
Push it through the hole at the tip of the bag until comes out from the other end.

3
Make sure it fits snugly against the walls of the bag.

4
Fold the top part of the bag over your hand to form a collar.

5
With the help of a spatula, add the cream, icing or batter to the pastry bag.

6
Squeeze the contents down using your hand and squeeze out any air.

7
Twist the top of the pocket around the thumb so that you can easily control the speed at which you push out the contents.

8
With the other hand guide the tip of the pastry bag.


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