What is Pearl Sugar?

What Is Pearl Sugar

Pearl sugar, also called nib sugar, is a type of specialty sugar made into small, round clumps that don’t dissolve or melt when mixed into batters or sprinkled on baked goods like sweet bread and pastries. Pearl sugar is a popular ingredient in Europe, especially in Belgium and Sweden, where it is added to waffle batter to add pops of texture and pockets of sweetness.