Gold Leaf | Loose Sheets, 24 Karat
Edible Gold Leaf a visual delight
Edible Gold Leaf or gold sheet as it is sometimes referred for cake and pastry decoration is gold that is rice paper thin and has been hammered into thin flat square sheets. To make gold leaf, pure gold must be melted down and go through a series of steps consisting of pouring, pounding, shaping, press and more pounding. It is commonly used to add a feeling of elegance or luxury to a dish. For cooking or eating purposes gold is odorless and tasteless and considered "biologically inert.” in higher karats. Passing through the digestive tract without being absorbed edible gold lends itself well to many possible decoration of both sweet or savory cooking and baking. Slofoodgroup, where to bu gold leaf with confidence and know you are getting great quality.Not sure how much gold leaf you need? Try our metal leaf calculator. Its not perfect like the rest of us but comes in handy and you can change the margin based on your own skill level and experience. The margin is just our standard recommendation. [gold-sheet-calculator]
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Loose leaf Gold is available in 10 sheet or 25 sheets books and measures 8cm by 8cm edible loose leaf gold sheets. Loose leaf is gold sheets that do not contain transfer leaf paper and are ideal as use in plating garnish or smaller accent pieces. Our Gold leaf is encased in heat-sealed envelope to prevent moisture and damage. Slofoodgroup food-grade gold leaf is manufactured to the standard European size of 80 x 80 mm (3.15 x 3.15 inches) Buy gold leaf now and enjoy its many uses and luxury feel. Gold leaf looks remarkably striking with chocolates, cake decorating, and garnishing.
*To use gold leaf: Avoid touching gold leaf with your hands or fingers as it will stick. Do not breath directly on gold leaf, it will blow away or wrinkle. Using a pairing knife, tweezers, or razor, cut away the portion of gold sheet that you wish to use. Pick up the piece of gold using just the tip of your knife or tool and gently touch the item you are applying the gold leaf to; it should stick as it applies very easily to surfaces. When buying gold leaf sheets buy gold leaf with assurance knowing you are getting a great product and a great price.
Silver Leaf | Loose Leaf Sheets
Pure Silver Leaf for a bright and shiny look and feel
Silver Leaf and silver in general has been a timeless valued metal for the sheen and gray-white appearance of this atomic element. Its atomic number is 47 its symbol is Ag derived from the Greek and meaning shiny or white.
Other uses of uses of genuine silver leaf, is applications in interior design (decorating walls), exterior renovation such as domes in churches, figurines, furniture restorations, Signage, Signboards and Photo frames, Scrap booking, mirrors and other craft work.
Each book contains 25 sheets of 9cm by 9cm edible silver sheets.
PLEASE NOTE, with Genuine Silver metal leaf, it made with 100% pure silver and has a warmer color tone. Please note that Genuine silver will change color over time. So if one is to apply on to products it is necessary to varnish with a protective coating Artists sometimes desires the oxidized effects of the leaf, and use it as part of its design. We hope you enjoy our products and thank you for your business
Did you Know?
Silver was once more expensive than gold in ancient Egypt.
Edible Silver Tip
Do not breath too heavy or you will literally watch your silver leaf float away. Silver leaf is rice paper thin and extremely delicate. We recommend users familiarize themselves with tips and techniques before attempting to apply.