3 large egg whites, room temperature
3/4 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup light corn syrup
1 tablespoon water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Partially fill bottom half of a double boiler with cold water; place the egg whites, sugar, corn syrup, water and vanilla in the top half.
Place the double boiler on stove, over medium-high heat.
Using a hand-held electric mixer, beat mixture constantly until frosting stand in peaks, approximately 7 minutes.
Remove from heat and spread frosting on cooled cupcakes.
Makes enough frosting for 24 medium-size cupcakes.
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