If you are bad, wise men they are going to bring you coal! With this phrase, Spanish parents convince their children to behave well and that, on the morning of January 6, the Three Wise Men appear to leave many gifts under the tree.
But this Christmas tradition hides a little trick: sweet coal, a delicious Christmas dessert that is left under the tree with the gifts. Surely when you try it it is easier to forgive the naughtiest children and enjoy Christmas as a family. Guiainfantil.com offers us the step-by-step recipe of Sweet coal.
- 200 gr. icing sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 lemon
- Black dye
- 700 gr. of sugar
- 230 ml. of water
Tips: Black food coloring can be found in bakery stores, it serves both as a powder and as a gel.
1. First you have to make the icing. To do this, separate the white from the yolk. Mix the white with a few drops of lemon juice.
2. Add the icing sugar little by little, mixing well, add enough coloring to dye the dough and make it uniform and rather thick.
3. In a saucepan, heat the water with the sugar, leave it until it thickens and forms a syrup. Add the icing previously prepared. Stir until foam is formed.
4. Pour the mixture into a mold and let it cool. When it has solidified, break it into pieces, and enjoy!
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